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-Year-round climate
-Attractive setting
-Low crime rates


-Long commutes
-Growth and sprawl
-Cost of living

What Bert Has To Say About Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura Metro Area

Ventura is a beach town along the original Pacific Coast Highway (U.S. 101). The inhabited portion of Ventura County also includes numerous towns including Oxnard, Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks and Santa Paula. Aside from Ventura and its beaches, the area is a mix of agriculture, small industry, and residential areas.


Quick Facts About Simi Valley

    The unemployment rate in Simi Valley is 5.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Simi Valley jobs have Increased by 0.71 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Simi Valley's cost of living is 61.90% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Simi Valley's population is 123,942 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 10.04 percent.
    Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Simi Valley is $460,200. Home appreciation the last year has been 17.50 percent.
    Simi Valley public schools spend $10,282 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 24 students per teacher in Simi Valley.

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good place to live
simi valley is a very nice place to live within the shadow of the LA metro area. it has low crime and reasonable housing costs with ready access to indoor and outdoor... (read more)
Great place to live
Simi Valley, although recently moved to number 2 from number 1 on the list of safest places to live, is a great place live. Wonderful weather, great community, and very... (read more)
It's Not Paradise, But Close
If it weren't for housing being too high and the young people having a little too much freedom and not enough discipline, Simi Valley would be paradise. I'm fortunate in... (read more)
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