Temescal Valley, California is a mid-sized city with a population of 24,797 inhabitants. If we take a look at the last Census, the vast majority of the population falls within one racial group (68% White). Given that fact, Temescal Valley could be considered less diverse than other cities. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of Temescal Valley are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 18% of the population also speak Spanish. Temescal Valley has a high percentage of people who are married with children when compared to the rest of the country. In total, more than 84% of the population is classified as married and 54% have kids.
Are you trying to ascertain if living in Temescal Valley is the right fit for your lifestyle? To ensure a good 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. Finding the best places to live in Temescal Valley and nearby areas is a much easier task when you can rely on information and data from the livability score, which includes amenities, crime, weather, education, employment and other important metrics.
Temescal Valley has a livability score of 57/100 and is ranked #1,187 in California and #26,036 in the USA. Compared to the national average, this city has a score which ranks among the lowest in the nation, and it is not considered a very livable city. If we explore each of the categories on their own, we see that Temescal Valley ranks well for weather (A-). The bad news for Temescal Valley, there are some categories for which it does not score well, this includes: amenities (D), crime (D), cost of living (F) and housing (F).
Temescal Valley 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 Temescal Valley. The median home price for Temescal Valley homes is $364,800, which is 10.9% lower than the California average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Temescal Valley, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 4, which is 37.5% lower than the California average.
|Average one way commute||51min||28min||26min|
|Workers who drive to work||75.7%||73.5%||76.4%|
|Workers who carpool||13.6%||10.6%||9.3%|
|Workers who take public transit||1.7%||5.2%||5.1%|
|Workers who bicycle||0.1%||1.1%||0.6%|
|Workers who walk||0.0%||2.7%||2.8%|
|Working from home||6.9%||5.4%||4.6%|
|Airports (within 30 miles of city center)||0 (2)||27||354|
|Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)||0 (15)||134||711|