Long Beach, California 

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Population

470,489

+1.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$52,944

Median Home Price

$603,600

Best Places to Live in Long Beach, California

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

Pros
Entertainment
Coastline and beach areas
Big-city amenities
Cons
Overcrowding
Air quality
Cost of living
 $245,000 
728 Cherry Ave Apt 3
Bed 1 | Bath 1 | 612 SqFt
 $3,500 
259 Grand Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1056 SqFt
 $495,000 
912 Chestnut Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 952 SqFt

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: Long Beach
Zip Codes: 90805, 90813, 90806, 90815, 90802, 90804, 90810, 90808, 90807, 90803, 13 total
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 104 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Long Beach is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Long Beach jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Long Beach's cost of living is 60.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Long Beach's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, July and June are the most pleasant months in Long Beach, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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

POPULATION
Long Beach's population is 470,489 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Long Beach is $603,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Long Beach public schools spend $10,447 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 27.4 students per teacher in Long Beach. More Education



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Housing Market in Long Beach

It's a good time to buy in Long Beach. Home Appreciation is up 4.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Long Beach Real Estate

The median home price in Long Beach is $603,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Long Beach   44 Reviews
I love Long Beach! - 2/17/2020
I love Long Beach. I especially shoreline village and the aquarium of the pacific. The only big problem here (for me) is crime. Otherwise, nice... Read More

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Sense of community - 6/16/2018
The cost of living is extremely high and there are way too many apartments or multi unit homes which have no parking. But with everyone living on top of each other it... Read More

Taxes and spending out of control - 2/16/2017
Love to tax it's hard working citizens. Continually places incremental tax increases on ballot. 2016 duped the voters in passing 880 million for community college.... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA
90805, 90813, 90806, 90815, 90802, 90804, 90810, 90808, 90807, 90803, 13 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN LONG BEACH
$245,000
728 Cherry Ave Apt 3
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$3,500
259 Grand Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$495,000
912 Chestnut Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$579,900
145 E Adair St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$740,000
3821 E 15th St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$799,990
3830 Gondar Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$728,900
3239 Iroquois Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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