Victorville 53 Poor
Victorville Livability #1,193 ranked city in California#27,222 ranked city in the USARanks better than 7% of areas
A+ Victorville Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D Victorville Cost of Living Cost of living is 24% lower than California
1077% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Victorville cost of living
F Victorville Crime Total crime is 4% lower than California
Total crime
2,6486% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 386% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-7%Year over year crime is down
Victorville crime
F Victorville Employment Household income is 28% lower than California
Median household income
$45,89517% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$16,49845% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
8%81% higher than the US average
Victorville employment
C- Victorville Housing Home value is 61% lower than California
Median home value
$158,90014% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$1,15422% higher than the US average
Home ownership
55%14% lower than the US average
Victorville real estate or Victorville rentals
F Victorville Schools HS graduation rate is 6% lower than California
High school grad. rates
75%9% lower than the US average
School test scores
23%53% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
22:139% higher than the US average
Victorville K-12 schools
F Victorville User Ratings There are a total of 12 ratings in Victorville
Overall user rating
39% 12 total ratings
User reviews rating
30% 3 total reviews
User surveys rating
46% 9 total surveys
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      Living in Victorville, CA

      Victorville, California is a mid-sized city with a population of 121,320 residents. More than a quarter of the residents of Victorville identify themselves as Hispanic or Latino, and 30% of the population speak Spanish as their primary or secondary language. With an average age of 29 years old, Victorville could be a great place to live for young adults as this age is well below the national average.

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

      Victorville has a livability score of 61 out of 100 and is ranked #943 in California and #22,661 in the USA. For each of the livability categories, we see that Victorville ranks very well for amenities (A+) and weather (B). On a more negative note, Victorville does not have favorable ranks for the following: crime (F), cost of living (D), education (F) and employment (F). If we take a look at the data, we can find out why.

      Location, location, location - possibly the three most important words in your search for a new place to live. Fortunately, in Victorville, there is no shortage of amazing local amenities and interesting things to do. Some of the interesting things to do and attractions include: The California Route 66 Museum, Green Tree Golf Course, and Mojave Narrows Regional Park.

      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 Victorville is actually affordable. Median real estate prices in Victorville come in at $158,900, which is 61.2% lower than the California average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Victorville, the home price to income ratio is 3.5, which is 45.3% lower than the California average. Real estate appreciation rates in Victorville are important to consider, as they can act as a guide to determine if your new home purchase will be a solid investment going forward. During the last twelve months, the appreciation rate for Victorville homes comes in at 6.8%, and the 5 year appreciation rates were 13.1%.

      Victorville transportation information

      Average one way commute34min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work77.0%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool14.7%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.7%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.6%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.7%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home5.8%5.4%4.6%

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