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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 Santa Clarita

    The unemployment rate in Santa Clarita is 4.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Santa Clarita jobs have Increased by 2.50 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Santa Clarita's cost of living is 48.30% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Santa Clarita's population is 175,922 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 18.18 percent.
    Average Commute time is 32 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Santa Clarita is $395,200. Home appreciation the last year has been 18.00 percent.
    Santa Clarita 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 Santa Clarita.

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re: Santa Clarita is way overrated. - 1/21/2012
If by Twilight Zone, you mean the best schools in the county, streets that are repaved every 3rd year, new restaurants opening everywhere, paseos that criss-cross the... (read more)
been living here for 2 years; nice for young families; schools very good; neighborhoods more like what it was when i grew up; I'm nearing retirement so don't find... (read more)
re: Great Community - 7/20/2011
Hello, Im thinking about moving to Santa Clarita due to a job that I got in Lancaster. How is the traffic in the morning to Lancaster? About how long do u think it will... (read more)
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