Half Moon Bay 74 Excellent
Half Moon Bay Livability #226 ranked city in California#8,461 ranked city in the USARanks better than 71% of areas
A+ Half Moon Bay Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Half Moon Bay Cost of Living Cost of living is 43% higher than California
Half Moon Bay
200100% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Half Moon Bay cost of living
A Half Moon Bay Crime Total crime is 62% lower than California
Total crime
1,05658% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 9558% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-2%Year over year crime is down
Half Moon Bay crime
A- Half Moon Bay Employment Household income is 67% higher than California
Median household income
$106,21192% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$64,853117% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%25% lower than the US average
Half Moon Bay employment
C- Half Moon Bay Housing Home value is 89% higher than California
Median home value
$774,000319% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$2,032114% higher than the US average
Home ownership
71%12% higher than the US average
Half Moon Bay real estate or Half Moon Bay rentals
C Half Moon Bay Schools HS graduation rate is 6% higher than California
High school grad. rates
85%2% higher than the US average
School test scores
51%3% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
20:124% higher than the US average
Half Moon Bay K-12 schools
C Half Moon Bay User Ratings There are a total of 5 ratings in Half Moon Bay
Overall user rating
64% 5 total ratings
User reviews rating
75% 2 total reviews
User surveys rating
48% 3 total surveys
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      Half Moon Bay transportation information

      StatisticHalf Moon BayCaliforniaNational
      Average one way commute30min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work72.6%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool14.9%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.4%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.1%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk3.2%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home6.3%5.4%4.6%

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