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What Bert Has To Say About Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana Metro Area

In the mid–20th century, the complex Los Angeles–Long Beach area started as a warm-weather paradise with a strong economic base and the attraction of cosmopolitan adventure. The area is huge. Because of earthquake risk and the increasing importance of the automobile, the city built outward—into every nook and cranny of available level land for miles—rather than upward.


Quick Facts About Lancaster

    The unemployment rate in Lancaster is 10.90 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lancaster jobs have Increased by 2.50 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Lancaster's cost of living is 5.10% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Lancaster's population is 155,496 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 33.82 percent.
    Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Lancaster is $166,200. Home appreciation the last year has been 19.30 percent.
    Lancaster public schools spend $12,346 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 23 students per teacher in Lancaster.

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Excellent Place Work-Wise for Aviation Enthusiasts
Lived here for the past 13 years working for the government. Excellent area job-wise for Engineers and Aviation enthusiasts since this is an area rich in Flight test... (read more)
Great Life; Great Community!
My husband and l raised all four of our children in Lancaster, California after moving from the Silicon Valley. It has been wonderful to see the opportunities my kids... (read more)
re: Best to live somewhere else - 4/3/2014
My husband's brother and wife bought a home out there 10 years ago dirt cheap and they are bored ass fuck drunks all day everyday, ever since they left the valley quite... (read more)
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