Gardena, California 

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Population

60,096

+2.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

Median Income

$47,856

Median Home Price

$562,600

Best Places to Live in Gardena, California

National-center complex - Southern California Coast, south and west of the San Bernardino Mountains. July, September and August are the most pleasant months in Gardena, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Gardena, CA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Entertainment
Coastline and beach areas
Big-city amenities
Cons
Overcrowding
Air quality
Cost of living

What Bert Has To Say About Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim 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


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QUICK FACTS

City: Gardena
Zip Codes: 90247 90249
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 104 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gardena is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gardena jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gardena's cost of living is 53.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Gardena's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Los Angeles county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Gardena's population is 60,096 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gardena is Real Estate: $562,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.4%.

SCHOOLS
Gardena public schools spend $12,807 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 23.6 students per teacher in Gardena. More Education



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Housing Market in Gardena

It's a good time to buy in Gardena. Home Appreciation is up 4.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Gardena is $562,600.

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Reviews for Gardena   6 Reviews
Maria Regina Catholic School Review - 11/9/2012
As an alumni of Maria Regina, I am extremely proud that I had the wonderful opportunity to send my children here. The quality of the Christian-Catholic education they... Read More

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8 Reasons to Avoid Gardena - 5/16/2011
1. Crime. Gardena is a relatively low income city and attracts a lot neighboring losers. You have to watch your surroundings at all times. One woman was severely... Read More

Would love some suggestions about living in or aro - 1/24/2011
My husband has a job opportunity in Gardena. We're considering leaving Seattle for the first time in our lives and moving to LA. We love our home and neighborhood, but... Read More


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90247 90249

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