Huntington Park 55 Poor
Huntington Park Livability #1,128 ranked city in California#26,510 ranked city in the USARanks better than 9% of areas
A+ Huntington Park Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Huntington Park Cost of Living Cost of living is 10% lower than California
Huntington Park
12727% more expensive than the US average
14141% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Huntington Park cost of living
F Huntington Park Crime Total crime is 27% higher than California
Total crime
3,52942% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2942% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-7%Year over year crime is down
Huntington Park crime
F Huntington Park Employment Household income is 44% lower than California
Median household income
$35,62936% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$12,76757% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%52% higher than the US average
Huntington Park employment
D Huntington Park Housing Home value is 21% lower than California
Median home value
$322,30074% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9611% higher than the US average
Home ownership
26%60% lower than the US average
Huntington Park real estate or Huntington Park rentals
F Huntington Park Schools HS graduation rate is 48% lower than California
High school grad. rates
41%50% lower than the US average
School test scores
30%38% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
21:129% higher than the US average
Huntington Park K-12 schools
B Huntington Park User Ratings There are a total of 5 ratings in Huntington Park
Overall user rating
72% 5 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
61% 4 total surveys
all Huntington Park poll results

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      Living in Huntington Park, CA

      Located in the state of California, Huntington Park is a mid-sized city with a population of 58,921 inhabitants. Huntington Park has a population density of 19,559 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. According to the most recent Census, 66% of Huntington Park residents are White, 1% Black and 1% Asian. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of Huntington Park are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 93% 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 Huntington Park residents is 30.

      If you’re considering moving to any new city, it could be a very discouraging task. However, it could also be a great experience if you are willing to get to know the town before actually living in Huntington Park, California. With useful information like amenities, cost of living, weather, education and other key data points, finding the best places to live in Huntington Park and in the areas around Huntington Park is a much easier task.

      Huntington Park, CA receives 57 out of 100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #1,170 in California and #25,825 in the USA. This is not a favorable rating; as this score ranks among some of the lowest in America. Living in Huntington Park may not be a pleasant experience. If we dig down a little deeper into each category within the livability score, we see that Huntington Park has higher than average grades for the following: amenities (A+) and weather (A+). There is at least one category that you should be aware of in Huntington Park. The following was graded with a concerning score: crime (F), cost of living (F), education (F), employment (F) and housing (D).

      Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy Huntington Park 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.

      Huntington Park real estate prices and overall affordability will play a huge role in determining if the area is the right fit for you. Of course there are probably some other items on your “wish list”, but even before they are considered, let’s take a look at the home prices and affordability in Huntington Park. Median real estate prices in Huntington Park come in at $322,300, which is 21.3% lower than the California average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Huntington Park, the home price to income ratio is 9.1, which is 42.2% higher than the California average. Purchasing your new home can come with many financial benefits, some of which are more lucrative than others. Perhaps the most notable benefit could be the appreciation of your new home. Home appreciation rates are a good way to generate tax-free equity on a long term basis. The year over year appreciation rates in Huntington Park were 5.6%, and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 10.7%.

      Huntington Park transportation information

      StatisticHuntington ParkCaliforniaNational
      Average one way commute30min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work64.0%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool14.6%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit11.1%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.6%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk4.7%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home2.5%5.4%4.6%

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