Mono Vista 56 Below average
Mono Vista Livability #798 ranked city in California#22,265 ranked city in the USARanks better than 24% of areas

Pros and Cons of Living in Mono Vista

  • Housing

    The housing category in this area boasts higher than average scores, likely influenced by a positive home affordability ratio, robust appreciation rates or elevated home values.

  • Amenities

    It appears that many amenities may not be conveniently situated within walking distance, potentially necessitating the use of a vehicle or public transit.

  • Commute

    Commuters in this area may experience longer-than-average work commute times due to limited public transportation access.

  • Cost Of Living

    Residents of this area contend with a high cost of living, resulting in increased expenditures for everyday goods and services, housing, utilities and health care.

  • Health & Safety

    Factors like poor air quality and the absence of essential health-related facilities like hospitals, clinics, nursing homes and pharmacies could have played a role in the low score in this category.

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What's it like Living in Mono Vista?

Mono Vista is a small city located in the state of California. The city has a population of 3,646 inhabitants. The majority of Mono Vista residents report their race to be White; this is followed by American Indian and Alaskan and Black. When traveling to work, spending unnecessary time in your vehicle is not ideal and downright frustrating. Across all of America, the average one way commute time is 26 minutes, unfortunately, living in Mono Vista offers up a higher than average one way commute time of 35 minutes.

Whether you’re moving to a new town to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Mono Vista could be a positive experience compared to other cities in California if you know where to search. Don't forget to determine what matters most to you in a neighborhood. Consider factors such as safety, proximity to work or school, access to amenities (like parks, fitness facilities, grocery stores, restaurants), public transportation options, community atmosphere and the overall vibe you're looking for. To help you find the best places to live in and around Mono Vista, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like cost of living, commute, health & safety, education, employment and more.

Mono Vista, CA receives 56/100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #783 in California and #21,075 in the USA. This is a poor rating when compared to the average of other places in the country. If we dig a little deeper into each category within the livability score, we see that Mono Vista has higher than average scores for the following: crime (B), employment (B-) and housing (A+). Regrettably for Mono Vista, there are some categories for which it does not rank well, this includes: amenities (F) and cost of living (F).

Finding affordable real estate and housing in Mono Vista can be tricky. Having said that, this area might be the place to get the best of both worlds. Based on factors like home/rental affordability and appreciation rates, this area has received an above average score in the housing category. A healthy real estate market can lead to wealth appreciation for property owners, as rising property values can contribute to homeowners' equity, financial stability and the ability to build long-term wealth.

Being close to public transit, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Mono Vista. 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 Mono Vista are affordable. Median real estate prices in Mono Vista come in at $280,100, which is 31.6% lower than the California average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Mono Vista, the home price to income ratio is 3.9, which is 39.1% lower than the California average.

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      Mono Vista transportation information

      Statistic Mono Vista California National
      Average one way commute35min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work84.0%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool7.3%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.0%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home6.8%5.4%4.6%
      Source: The Mono Vista, CA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).