Winter Gardens 68 Average
Winter Gardens Livability #540 ranked city in California#14,810 ranked city in the USARanks better than 49% of areas
A+ Winter Gardens Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Winter Gardens Cost of Living Cost of living is 7% lower than California
Winter Gardens
13131% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Winter Gardens cost of living
F Winter Gardens Crime Total crime is 21% higher than California
Total crime
3,13334% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3234% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-7%Year over year crime is down
Winter Gardens crime
C- Winter Gardens Employment Household income is 4% lower than California
Median household income
$61,20811% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$27,1919% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%16% lower than the US average
Winter Gardens employment
F Winter Gardens Housing Home value is 18% lower than California
Median home value
$337,00082% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,22229% higher than the US average
Home ownership
55%13% lower than the US average
Winter Gardens real estate or Winter Gardens rentals
C+ Winter Gardens Schools HS graduation rate is 8% higher than California
High school grad. rates
86%4% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/a100% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/a100% lower than the US average
A+ Winter Gardens User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Winter Gardens
Overall user rating
86% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
75% 1 total surveys
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      Living in Winter Gardens, CA

      Located in the state of California, Winter Gardens is a moderately-sized city with a population of 21,255 inhabitants. In Winter Gardens, there are 4,799 people per square mile, which is well above the national population density average. If we look at the most recent Census, Winter Gardens is known to have a predominantly White population. The next two most common races are Asian and Black. If finding a family friendly city is important to you, look no further. With more than 79% of the population considered married and 58% with kids under the age of 18, Winter Gardens could be considered a very suitable city for families.

      Whether you’re relocating to a new area to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Winter Gardens could be a positive experience compared to other cities in California if you know where to look. Finding the best places to live in Winter Gardens and nearby areas is a much easier task when you can rely on information and data from the livability score, which includes cost of living, weather, housing and other important metrics.

      With a livability score of 66/100, Winter Gardens is ranked #15,809 in the United States and #581 in California. If we explore each of the categories on their own, we see that Winter Gardens ranks well for amenities (A+) and weather (A). Winter Gardens does not rank well for the following: crime (F), cost of living (F) and housing (F). It might be wise to take a closer look at each category to find out why.

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

      Assuming that Winter Gardens meets all of your requirements, the next most important item to examine is the affordability of real estate in Winter Gardens. Everything else becomes a lot less important if it turns out that home prices in Winter Gardens are simply unattainable. Median real estate prices in Winter Gardens come in at $337,000, which is 17.7% lower than the California average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Winter Gardens, the home price to income ratio is 5.5, which is 14.1% lower than the California average.

      Winter Gardens transportation information

      StatisticWinter GardensCaliforniaNational
      Average one way commute28min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work81.1%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool9.8%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.7%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.0%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home3.9%5.4%4.6%

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