Stanton 61 Below average
Stanton Livability #769 ranked city in California#22,264 ranked city in the USARanks better than 24% of areas
A+ Stanton Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Stanton Cost of Living Cost of living is 9% lower than California
12828% more expensive than the US average
14141% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Stanton cost of living
B+ Stanton Crime Total crime is 41% lower than California
Total crime
1,62235% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 6235% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-17%Year over year crime is down
Stanton crime
D- Stanton Employment Household income is 24% lower than California
Median household income
$48,33213% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$19,36035% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%10% higher than the US average
Stanton employment
D- Stanton Housing Home value is 21% lower than California
Median home value
$322,20074% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,28235% higher than the US average
Home ownership
49%23% lower than the US average
Stanton real estate or Stanton rentals
F Stanton Schools HS graduation rate is 16% lower than California
High school grad. rates
67%19% lower than the US average
School test scores
34%32% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
22:137% higher than the US average
Stanton K-12 schools
D- Stanton User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Stanton
Overall user rating
50% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
60% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
39% 2 total surveys
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      Living in Stanton, CA

      Stanton is a mid-sized city located in the state of California. The city has a population of 38,594 residents. With a population density of 12,461 people per square mile, Stanton is well above the nation's average density level. More than a quarter of the residents of Stanton identify themselves as Hispanic or Latino, and 43% of the population speak Spanish as their primary or secondary language.

      Without the right tools, relocating to any new town can be very stressful and challenging. Living in Stanton, California could be a great experience for anyone who puts in the effort to do the research required. Finding the best places to live in Stanton and nearby areas is a much easier task when you can rely on information and data from the livability score, which includes weather, education, employment, housing and other important metrics.

      With a livability score of 65 out of 100, Stanton is ranked #16,839 in the United States and #623 in California. For each of the livability categories, we can establish that Stanton ranks very well for amenities (A+) and weather (A). There is at least one category that does not have great scores in Stanton. The following was graded with a concerning score: cost of living (F), education (F), employment (D-) and housing (D-).

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

      Stanton real estate prices and overall affordability will play a huge role in determining if the area is the right fit for you. Of course there are probably some other items on your “wish list”, but even before they are considered, let’s take a look at the home prices and affordability in Stanton. Median real estate prices in Stanton come in at $322,200, which is 21.3% lower than the California average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Stanton, the home price to income ratio is 6.7, which is 4.7% higher than the California average. Knowing if your home will appreciate on a long term or even a short term basis should be factored into your decision making. An increase in your home’s value can be a good way to generate tax-free equity that can create long term financial security. In the past year, appreciation rates for homes in the Stanton area were 7.4% and 5 year appreciation rates were 9.3%.

      Stanton transportation information

      Average one way commute29min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work75.5%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool12.8%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit3.0%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.2%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk3.1%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home1.5%5.4%4.6%

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