West Rancho Dominguez 49 Poor
West Rancho Dominguez Livability #1,321 ranked city in California#28,286 ranked city in the USARanks better than 3% of areas
A+ West Rancho Dominguez Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F West Rancho Dominguez Cost of Living Cost of living is 12% lower than California
West Rancho Dominguez
12323% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
West Rancho Dominguez cost of living
F West Rancho Dominguez Crime Total crime is 42% higher than California
Total crime
3,92758% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2658% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-2%Year over year crime is down
West Rancho Dominguez crime
F West Rancho Dominguez Employment Household income is 17% lower than California
Median household income
$52,6765% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$19,03136% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%47% higher than the US average
West Rancho Dominguez employment
F West Rancho Dominguez Housing Home value is 30% lower than California
Median home value
$285,00054% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,15422% higher than the US average
Home ownership
65%2% higher than the US average
West Rancho Dominguez real estate or West Rancho Dominguez rentals
F West Rancho Dominguez Schools HS graduation rate is 15% lower than California
High school grad. rates
68%19% lower than the US average
School test scores
17%65% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
West Rancho Dominguez K-12 schools
C- West Rancho Dominguez User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in West Rancho Dominguez
Overall user rating
60% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
60% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
0% 0 total surveys
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      Living in West Rancho Dominguez, CA

      Located in the state of California, West Rancho Dominguez is a medium-sized city with a population of 22,724 inhabitants. West Rancho Dominguez has a population density of 5,719 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. Individuals of White (31%) and Black or African American (47%) backgrounds make up a significant portion of the population of the city. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of West Rancho Dominguez are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 46% of the population also speak Spanish.

      Without the right tools, moving to any new city can be very stressful and challenging. Living in West Rancho Dominguez, California could be a great experience for anyone who puts in the time to do the research required. To help you find the best places to live in and around West Rancho Dominguez, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like amenities, crime, weather, education, housing and more.

      West Rancho Dominguez, CA receives 54 out of 100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #1,323 in California and #27,677 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. West Rancho Dominguez has also earned the dubious distinction of of being ranked among the bottom 10 percent of all US cities. If we explore each of the categories on their own, we see that West Rancho Dominguez ranks well for amenities (A+) and weather (A). West Rancho Dominguez does not score well for the following: crime (F), cost of living (F), education (F), employment (F) and housing (F). It might be wise to take a closer look at each category to find out why.

      Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy West Rancho Dominguez on a regular basis. Knowing that there are an abundance of amenities and things to do can ensure that you always have access to nearby grocery stores, restaurants and coffee shops.

      Certain items on your wish list like shopping, restaurants, nightlife and proximity to public transportation are all important factors to search for. Having said that, perhaps the most important metric to consider when contemplating a move to West Rancho Dominguez is real estate affordability. Median real estate prices in West Rancho Dominguez come in at $285,000, which is 30.4% lower than the California average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In West Rancho Dominguez, the home price to income ratio is 5.4, which is 15.6% lower than the California average.

      West Rancho Dominguez transportation information

      StatisticWest Rancho DominguezCaliforniaNational
      Average one way commute30min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work77.2%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool11.0%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit4.8%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.2%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.4%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home3.1%5.4%4.6%

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