Reedley 60 Below average
Reedley Livability #906 ranked city in California#22,541 ranked city in the USARanks better than 23% of areas
A+ Reedley Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D Reedley Cost of Living Cost of living is 25% lower than California
1055% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Reedley cost of living
D+ Reedley Crime Total crime is 46% lower than California
Total crime
1,39141% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 7241% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
2%Year over year crime is up
Reedley crime
F Reedley Employment Household income is 31% lower than California
Median household income
$43,90721% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$17,00243% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
10%109% higher than the US average
Reedley employment
C Reedley Housing Home value is 58% lower than California
Median home value
$170,3008% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$9005% lower than the US average
Home ownership
60%5% lower than the US average
Reedley real estate or Reedley rentals
F Reedley Schools HS graduation rate is 26% lower than California
High school grad. rates
59%29% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/a100% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
20:128% higher than the US average
Reedley K-12 schools
C Reedley User Ratings There are a total of 4 ratings in Reedley
Overall user rating
63% 4 total ratings
User reviews rating
70% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
57% 3 total surveys
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      Living in Reedley, CA

      Reedley is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. The city has a population of 25,273 people. Reedley has a population density of 4,572 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. More than a quarter of the residents of Reedley identify themselves as Hispanic or Latino, and 61% of the population speak Spanish as their primary or secondary language. If you are a young adult or student, you might be pleased to know that the average age of all Reedley residents is 32. Reedley has a high percentage of people who are married with children when compared to the rest of the country. In total, more than 73% of the population is classified as married and 52% have kids.

      Living in Reedley can be a good experience for anyone moving to the city. Having said that, in the state of California, there are many incredible places to live, so choose wisely! The best areas in Reedley and in surrounding cities are easier to find when you are able to make informed decisions. Using data from amenities, crime, cost of living, weather, you will see a detailed breakdown of the most important information as well as comparisons to the California and national averages.

      The livability score in Reedley is 61/100 and the city is ranked in the 23rd percentile of all cities across America. If we take a closer look at each of the categories individually, we see that Reedley ranks well for amenities (A+) and weather (B+). Reedley does not fare well for the following: crime (F), cost of living (D), education (F) and employment (F). It might be wise to take a closer look at each category to find out why.

      Location, location, location - possibly the three most important words in your search for a new place to live. Fortunately, in Reedley, there is no shortage of amazing local amenities and interesting things to do.

      There are many factors that go into deciding if an area is the right fit for your lifestyle. Certain “must haves” like low crime, great schools and nearby amenities are all at the top of most people's lists. But before even considering if those options are available, most people will need to know if the real estate in Reedley is actually affordable. Median real estate prices in Reedley come in at $170,300, which is 58.4% lower than the California average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Reedley, the home price to income ratio is 3.9, which is 39.1% lower than the California average. Purchasing your new home can come with many financial benefits, some of which are more lucrative than others. Perhaps the most notable benefit could be the appreciation of your new home. Home appreciation rates are a good way to generate tax-free equity on a long term basis. The year over year appreciation rates in Reedley were 10.6%, and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 9.4%.

      Reedley transportation information

      Average one way commute23min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work71.0%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool19.3%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit2.0%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.2%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.4%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home3.4%5.4%4.6%

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