Wildomar 69 Average
Wildomar Livability #486 ranked city in California#13,549 ranked city in the USARanks better than 53% of areas
B+ Wildomar Amenities Some amenities close to this location
F Wildomar Cost of Living Cost of living is 14% lower than California
12121% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Wildomar cost of living
A Wildomar Crime Total crime is 51% lower than California
Total crime
1,25447% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 8047% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-32%Year over year crime is down
Wildomar crime
D- Wildomar Employment Household income is 1% lower than California
Median household income
$62,97614% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$22,70724% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%61% higher than the US average
Wildomar employment
D Wildomar Housing Home value is 35% lower than California
Median home value
$266,90045% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,40548% higher than the US average
Home ownership
70%10% higher than the US average
Wildomar real estate or Wildomar rentals
D Wildomar Schools HS graduation rate is equal to California
High school grad. rates
80%4% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/a100% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
22:138% higher than the US average
Wildomar K-12 schools
A Wildomar User Ratings There are a total of 9 ratings in Wildomar
Overall user rating
81% 9 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
81% 8 total surveys
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      Living in Wildomar, CA

      Located in the state of California, Wildomar is a mid-sized city with a population of 34,775 inhabitants. The majority of Wildomar residents report their race to be White; this is followed by Black and Asian. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of Wildomar are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 27% of the population also speak Spanish. 73% of the people in Wildomar (over the age of 15) are married and 58% have kids under the age of eighteen. Knowing that, it’s safe to say that this area could be a great place for other families to lay down roots.

      Without the right tools, relocating to any new area can be very stressful and challenging. Living in Wildomar, California could be a great experience for anyone who puts in the effort to do the research required. With useful information like amenities, crime, cost of living, education, housing and other key data points, finding the best places to live in Wildomar and in the areas around Wildomar is a much easier task.

      The livability score in Wildomar is 64 out of 100 and the city is ranked in the 36th percentile of all cities across America. There are seven total categories that form the livability score. Wildomar scores well for amenities (B+), crime (A) and weather (A-). There are some categories that Wildomar ranks poorly for, including: cost of living (F), education (F), employment (D-) and housing (D). It might be worth taking a closer look to determine why.

      Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy Wildomar 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.

      Low violent crime (murder, rape, robbery, assault) is a must for most people when searching for a new area to live. At 153 crimes per 100,000 residents, Wildomar has a violent crime rate that is far below the national average.

      Assuming that Wildomar meets all of your requirements, the next most important item to examine is the affordability of real estate in Wildomar. Everything else becomes a lot less important if it turns out that home prices in Wildomar are simply unattainable. The median home price for Wildomar homes is $266,900, which is 34.8% lower than the California average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Wildomar, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 4.2, which is 34.4% lower 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 Wildomar area were 5.7% and 5 year appreciation rates were 9.7%.

      Wildomar transportation information

      Average one way commute37min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work76.9%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool16.3%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.9%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.2%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.5%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home3.7%5.4%4.6%

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