Orinda 80 Exceptional
Orinda Livability #84 ranked city in California#3,464 ranked city in the USARanks better than 88% of areas

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A- Orinda Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Orinda Cost of Living Cost of living is 71% higher than California
Orinda
240140% more expensive than the US average
California
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Orinda cost of living
A+ Orinda 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
78%Year over year crime is up
Orinda crime
A+ Orinda Employment Household income is 180% higher than California
Median household income
$178,704223% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$94,377216% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%42% lower than the US average
Orinda employment
F Orinda Housing Home value is 175% higher than California
Median home value
$1,125,000509% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$2,337146% higher than the US average
Home ownership
87%37% higher than the US average
Orinda real estate or Orinda rentals
A+ Orinda Schools HS graduation rate is 23% higher than California
High school grad. rates
98%18% higher than the US average
School test scores
86%75% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
19:119% higher than the US average
Orinda K-12 schools
A+ Orinda User Ratings There are a total of 5 ratings in Orinda
Overall user rating
84% 5 total ratings
User reviews rating
75% 2 total reviews
User surveys rating
99% 3 total surveys
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      Orinda transportation information

      StatisticOrindaCaliforniaNational
      Average one way commute33min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work61.5%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool5.6%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit18.4%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.2%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home12.5%5.4%4.6%

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      Source: The Orinda, CA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).