Downtown 58 Below average
Downtown Livability #6 ranked neighborhood in Santa Barbara#636 ranked neighborhood in CaliforniaRanks better than 17% of areas
A+ Downtown Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Downtown Cost of Living Cost of living is 23% higher than California
Downtown
17474% more expensive than the US average
Santa Barbara
19797% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Downtown cost of living
F Downtown Crime Total crime is 107% higher than California
Total crime
5,347128% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 19128% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
2%Year over year crime is up
Downtown crime
C+ Downtown Employment Household income is 1% lower than California
Median household income
$63,36915% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$38,53729% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%8% lower than the US average
Downtown employment
F Downtown Housing Home value is 68% higher than California
Median home value
$688,330273% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,50659% higher than the US average
Home ownership
21%68% lower than the US average
Downtown real estate or Downtown rentals
C+ Downtown Schools HS graduation rate is 8% higher than California
High school grad. rates
86%4% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Downtown K-12 schools
B+ Downtown User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Downtown
Overall user rating
74% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
74% 2 total surveys
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      StatisticDowntownSanta BarbaraCalifornia
      Average one way commuten/a17min28min
      Workers who drive to work55.4%65.2%73.5%
      Workers who carpool10.1%9.4%10.6%
      Workers who take public transit5.4%5.2%5.2%
      Workers who bicycle6.9%4.8%1.1%
      Workers who walk13.7%6.9%2.7%
      Working from home6.8%6.9%5.4%

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