Colton, California 

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Population

54,200

+3.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$39,915

Median Home Price

$307,400

Best Places to Live in Colton, California

Suburban complex - Southern California, 50 to 80 miles east of Los Angeles and Orange County. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Colton, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Year-round climate
-Recreation
-Diverse economy
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Traffic and crowding
-Air quality

Local Listings in Colton
 $289,000 
1261 Reyes Hernandez Jr Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1431 SqFt
 $289,900 
1594 Rialto Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1376 SqFt
 $280,000 
291 W D St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 625 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario Metro Area

Riverside County and San Bernardino County to the north form this metro area. Like many such metro areas in the Southwest, it extends far into uninhabited desert areas, in this case east through the Mojave Desert to the Nevada/Arizona border. Larger than nine U.S. states, it is often referred to as the Inland Empire. Cities in the western portion, including Riverside, San Bernardino, Ontario, and a patchwork of other communities, are developed suburbs of the Los Angeles area with a rapidly growing and increasingly self-sufficient economy.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Colton
Zip Codes: 92324
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 850 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Colton is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Colton jobs have increased by 2.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Colton's cost of living is 19.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Colton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Colton, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
San Bernardino county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Colton's population is 54,200 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Colton is $307,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Colton public schools spend $10,022 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 23.5 students per teacher in Colton. More Education


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Housing Market in Colton

It's a good time to buy in Colton. Home Appreciation is up 7.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Colton Real Estate

The median home price in Colton is $307,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Colton   2 Reviews
Colton Gets a Bad Rep. - 10/19/2007
My husband and I moved from Baltimore/D.C. a year and a half ago. Even with owning a home back east sticker shock set in here. We bought a home in Colton verses what... Read More

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Colton is Better than Expected - 6/28/2007
My husband and I moved to California 18 months ago from the east coast. Intially we weren't considering Colton to buy our second home but after months of looking in... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN COLTON, CALIFORNIA
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NEW LISTINGS IN COLTON
$289,000
1261 Reyes Hernandez Jr Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$289,900
1594 Rialto Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$280,000
291 W D St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$260,000
252 W K St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$299,999
926 Kansas Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$284,900
1037 Martinez Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$329,999
1941 Cherry Wood Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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