Lennox 46 Poor
Lennox Livability #1,411 ranked city in California#28,754 ranked city in the USARanks better than 1% of areas
A+ Lennox Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Lennox Cost of Living Cost of living is 8% lower than California
12929% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Lennox cost of living
F Lennox Crime Total crime is 44% higher than California
Total crime
3,72359% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2759% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-7%Year over year crime is down
Lennox crime
F Lennox Employment Household income is 39% lower than California
Median household income
$39,17729% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$13,05656% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%59% higher than the US average
Lennox employment
F Lennox Housing Home value is 16% lower than California
Median home value
$342,70086% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,0278% higher than the US average
Home ownership
28%56% lower than the US average
Lennox real estate or Lennox rentals
F Lennox Schools HS graduation rate is 42% lower than California
High school grad. rates
46%44% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/a100% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
23:145% higher than the US average
Lennox K-12 schools
D- Lennox User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Lennox
Overall user rating
52% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
70% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
9% 1 total surveys
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      Living in Lennox, CA

      Located in the state of California, Lennox is a medium-sized city with a population of 21,963 residents. Lennox has a population density of 20,089 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. More than a quarter of the residents of Lennox identify themselves as Hispanic or Latino, and 87% of the population speak Spanish as their primary or secondary language. The median age of all Lennox residents is 29, which is well below the national average. This is a good indication that this city could be ideal for young singles.

      If you’re considering moving to any new city, it could be a very discouraging task. However, it could also be a good experience if you are willing to get to know the area before actually living in Lennox, California. Using the livability score which includes data from categories like crime, cost of living, education, employment, you can easily compare the best places to live in Lennox and also determine if there are any nearby cities that might be a better match for your lifestyle. You can also compare Lennox to California and the national average.

      With a livability score of 55/100, Lennox is ranked #27,149 in the United States and #1,276 in California. Compared to the United States average, this area has a score which ranks among the lowest in the nation, and it is not considered a very livable city. Something also worth noting is that Lennox ranks among some of the lowest scoring cities in the USA, with more than 90% of cities obtaining a higher score. For each of the livability categories, we see that Lennox ranks very well for amenities (A+) and weather (A). Regrettably for Lennox, there are some categories for which it does not rank well, this includes: crime (F), cost of living (F), education (F), employment (F) and housing (F).

      Based on the proximity of local amenities like grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, parks, librairies, etc., Lennox has received a higher than average score for its local amenities. If you’re planning on relocating and making this area your permanent home, it’s nice to know that there is an ample amount of amenities and things to do within walking distance or a short drive. Some of the notable things to do include: Bon Echo, SpindleTree Gardens, and The Canadian Piano Museum.

      Assuming that Lennox meets all of your requirements, the next most important item to examine is the affordability of real estate in Lennox. Everything else becomes a lot less important if it turns out that home prices in Lennox are simply unattainable. Median real estate prices in Lennox come in at $342,700, which is 16.3% lower than the California average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Lennox, the home price to income ratio is 8.8, which is 37.5% higher than the California average.

      Lennox transportation information

      Average one way commute25min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work68.0%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool15.0%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit7.9%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.6%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.5%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 Lennox, CA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).