Ramona 63 Below average
Ramona Livability #749 ranked city in California#19,657 ranked city in the USARanks better than 32% of areas
A+ Ramona Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Ramona Cost of Living Cost of living is 3% lower than California
13636% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Ramona cost of living
F Ramona Crime Total crime is 16% higher than California
Total crime
2,98427% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3427% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-7%Year over year crime is down
Ramona crime
C- Ramona Employment Household income is 4% higher than California
Median household income
$66,52320% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$26,73910% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%7% higher than the US average
Ramona employment
C- Ramona Housing Home value is 5% lower than California
Median home value
$387,900110% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,16523% higher than the US average
Home ownership
66%3% higher than the US average
Ramona real estate or Ramona rentals
F Ramona Schools HS graduation rate is 3% lower than California
High school grad. rates
77%7% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/a100% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
23:146% higher than the US average
Ramona K-12 schools
B+ Ramona User Ratings There are a total of 7 ratings in Ramona
Overall user rating
76% 7 total ratings
User reviews rating
100% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
67% 6 total surveys
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      Living in Ramona, CA

      Ramona is a mid-sized city located in the state of California. The city has a population of 22,346 residents. According to the most recent Census, 82% of Ramona residents are White, 2% Black and 2% Asian. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of Ramona are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 25% of the population also speak Spanish. If finding a family friendly city is important to you, look no further. With more than 76% of the population considered married and 62% with kids under the age of 18, Ramona could be considered a very suitable city for families.

      Are you trying to decide if living in Ramona is the right fit for your lifestyle? To ensure a fulfilling 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 Ramona, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like amenities, cost of living, employment, housing and more.

      Ramona has a livability score of 63/100 and is ranked #814 in California and #20,372 in the USA. If we dig down a little deeper into each category within the livability score, we see that Ramona has higher than average scores for the following: amenities (A+) and weather (B). On a more negative note, Ramona does not have favorable ranks for the following: crime (F), cost of living (F) and education (F). If we take a look at the data, we can find out why.

      Based on the proximity of local amenities like grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, parks, librairies, etc., Ramona 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.

      Assuming that Ramona meets all of your requirements, the next most important item to examine is the affordability of real estate in Ramona. Everything else becomes a lot less important if it turns out that home prices in Ramona are simply unattainable. The median home price for Ramona homes is $387,900, which is 5.2% lower than the California average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Ramona, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 5.8, which is 9.4% lower than the California average. Year over year appreciation rates for homes in the Ramona area were 5.2% and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 9.2%. Why is this important? Knowing the appreciation rates for any area is a quick and easy way to determine if you will see a solid return on your investment.

      Ramona transportation information

      Average one way commute30min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work78.9%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool11.1%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.1%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.9%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home6.8%5.4%4.6%

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