Grass Valley 59 Below average
Grass Valley Livability #913 ranked city in California#24,156 ranked city in the USARanks better than 17% of areas
A+ Grass Valley Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Grass Valley Cost of Living Cost of living is 15% lower than California
Grass Valley
11919% more expensive than the US average
14141% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Grass Valley cost of living
F Grass Valley Crime Total crime is 50% higher than California
Total crime
4,14967% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2567% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-8%Year over year crime is down
Grass Valley crime
D- Grass Valley Employment Household income is 44% lower than California
Median household income
$35,52436% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$25,40215% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%20% higher than the US average
Grass Valley employment
F Grass Valley Housing Home value is 38% lower than California
Median home value
$254,40038% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9611% higher than the US average
Home ownership
41%35% lower than the US average
Grass Valley real estate or Grass Valley rentals
D Grass Valley Schools HS graduation rate is 8% higher than California
High school grad. rates
86%4% higher than the US average
School test scores
44%10% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
18:113% higher than the US average
Grass Valley K-12 schools
D Grass Valley User Ratings There are a total of 15 ratings in Grass Valley
Overall user rating
55% 15 total ratings
User reviews rating
60% 2 total reviews
User surveys rating
53% 13 total surveys
all Grass Valley poll results

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      Grass Valley transportation information

      StatisticGrass ValleyCaliforniaNational
      Average one way commute16min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work69.4%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool12.9%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.3%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.2%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk10.3%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home4.1%5.4%4.6%

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