Lemoore 65 Below average
Lemoore Livability #622 ranked city in California#16,582 ranked city in the USARanks better than 43% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Lemoore Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D Lemoore Cost of Living Cost of living is 23% lower than California
1077% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Lemoore cost of living
C Lemoore Crime Total crime is 33% lower than California
Total crime
1,73126% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 5826% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-7%Year over year crime is down
Lemoore crime
D Lemoore Employment Household income is 20% lower than California
Median household income
$50,8718% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$22,41325% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%15% higher than the US average
Lemoore employment
B+ Lemoore Housing Home value is 54% lower than California
Median home value
$189,1002% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$8689% lower than the US average
Home ownership
50%22% lower than the US average
Lemoore real estate or Lemoore rentals
D+ Lemoore Schools HS graduation rate is 2% higher than California
High school grad. rates
81%2% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/a100% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
19:117% higher than the US average
Lemoore K-12 schools
F Lemoore User Ratings There are a total of 8 ratings in Lemoore
Overall user rating
35% 8 total ratings
User reviews rating
10% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
43% 7 total surveys
all Lemoore poll results

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      Living in Lemoore, CA

      Lemoore is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. The city has a population of 25,169 people. More than a quarter of the residents of Lemoore identify themselves as Hispanic or Latino, and 26% of the population speak Spanish as their primary or secondary language. Lemoore tends to attract a younger crowd, as the median age of 28 is far below the national average.

      Are you trying to figure out if living in Lemoore is the right fit for your lifestyle? To ensure a positive 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. To help you find the best places to live in and around Lemoore, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like amenities, crime, weather, employment, housing and more.

      Lemoore, CA receives 72 out of 100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #309 in California and #8,525 in the USA. Based on the rankings for each individual category, Lemoore has received high marks for amenities (A+), weather (B+) and housing (B+). On a less positive note, Lemoore does not have favorable ranks for the following: cost of living (D-), education (F) and employment (D). 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 Lemoore 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.

      For buyers, real estate will be the largest purchase they ever make and it will also be their most valuable asset. For renters, the monthly rent paid on their Lemoore apartments will most likely be their largest expense. Based on tangible metrics like home and rental affordability and appreciation rates, housing in this area has received a score that is well above the average of every other US city.

      Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Lemoore. 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 Lemoore are affordable. Median real estate prices in Lemoore come in at $189,100, which is 53.8% lower than the California average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Lemoore, the home price to income ratio is 3.7, which is 42.2% lower than the California average. Knowing if your home will appreciate on a long term or even a short term basis should be factored into your decision making. An increase in your home’s value can be a good way to generate tax-free equity that can create long term financial security. In the past year, appreciation rates for homes in the Lemoore area were 4.2% and 5 year appreciation rates were 6.9%.

      Lemoore transportation information

      Average one way commute22min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work81.4%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool13.6%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.1%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.6%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.0%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home2.1%5.4%4.6%

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