French Valley 67 Average
French Valley Livability #484 ranked city in California#16,313 ranked city in the USARanks better than 44% of areas
A+ French Valley Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F French Valley Cost of Living Cost of living is 4% lower than California
French Valley
13535% more expensive than the US average
14141% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
French Valley cost of living
F French Valley Crime Total crime is 20% higher than California
Total crime
3,32534% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3134% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-2%Year over year crime is down
French Valley crime
C- French Valley Employment Household income is 52% higher than California
Median household income
$96,75475% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$29,1742% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%36% higher than the US average
French Valley employment
F French Valley Housing Home value is 15% lower than California
Median home value
$348,40089% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,75985% higher than the US average
Home ownership
79%24% higher than the US average
French Valley real estate or French Valley rentals
B- French Valley Schools HS graduation rate is 10% higher than California
High school grad. rates
88%6% higher than the US average
School test scores
56%13% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
French Valley K-12 schools
A+ French Valley User Ratings There are a total of 4 ratings in French Valley
Overall user rating
86% 4 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
83% 3 total surveys
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      Living in French Valley, CA

      French Valley, California is a moderately-sized city with a population of 27,949 inhabitants. If we take a look at the last Census, the vast majority of the population falls within one racial group (66% White). Given that fact, French Valley could be considered less diverse than other cities. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of French Valley are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 17% of the population also speak Spanish. If you are a young adult or student, you might be pleased to know that the average age of all French Valley residents is 32. French Valley is known to be family friendly as more than 83% of the population has already tied the knot. It might also be worth noting that 37% of residents also have children under the age of 18.

      Are you trying to decide if living in French Valley is the right fit for your lifestyle? To ensure a great experience before moving to any new city in California, you will probably want to make sure that you check all of the most important boxes. Finding the best places to live in French Valley and nearby areas is a much easier task when you can rely on information and data from the livability score, which includes amenities, crime, weather, employment, housing and other important metrics.

      Using data and statistics French Valley has received a livability score of 65/100. This score is ranked in the 42nd percentile when compared to all other cities. For each of the livability categories, we see that French Valley ranks very well for amenities (A+), weather (A-) and education (B-). On a less positive note, French Valley does not have favorable grades for the following: crime (F), cost of living (F) and housing (F). If we take a look at the data, we can find out why.

      Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy French Valley on a regular basis. Knowing that there are an abundance of amenities and things to do can ensure that you always have access to nearby grocery stores, restaurants and coffee shops.

      Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in French Valley. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in French Valley are affordable. The median home price for French Valley homes is $348,400, which is 14.9% lower than the California average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in French Valley, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 3.6, which is 43.8% lower than the California average.

      French Valley transportation information

      StatisticFrench ValleyCaliforniaNational
      Average one way commute45min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work77.6%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool13.8%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.7%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.3%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home5.5%5.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The French Valley, CA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).