Paradise, California 

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Population

26,437

+0.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.6%

Median Income

$41,482

Median Home Price

$263,500

Best Places to Live in Paradise, California

Small town/College town - Northern California, northeastern portion of the Central Valley at the foot of the Sierra range.
Pros
-Some college-town amenities
-Mild winters
-Nearby mountains
Cons
-Isolation
-High unemployment
-Low ethnic diversity

Local Listings in Paradise, CA
 $255,000 
1473 Tobie Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1142 SqFt
 $255,000 
1473 Tobie Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1142 SqFt
 $285,000 
6203 W Wagstaff Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1408 SqFt
 $289,000 
6681 Shay Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 | 1334 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Chico Metro Area

Chico is home to a major campus of the California State University and a variety of agricultural activities. Nearby mountains, Lassen Volcanic National Park, and Lake Almanor offer outdoor recreation. “Chico State” as the school is known locally brings a few college amenities to the area but it falls short of description as a classic college town. While summers can be unbearably hot and dry, winters are pleasant and many outdoor activities can be pursued throughout the year.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: California
County: Butte County
Metro Area: Chico Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Paradise
Zip Codes: 95969
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 230 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Paradise is 4.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Paradise jobs have increased by 2.12%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Paradise's cost of living is 10.60% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Paradise's Cost of Living

VOTING
Butte county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Paradise's population is 26,437 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.05%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Paradise is $263,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.15%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Paradise

SCHOOLS
Paradise public schools spend $8,002 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 22.2 students per teacher in Paradise. More Education


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Housing Market in Paradise

It's a good time to buy in Paradise. Home Appreciation is up 7.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Paradise Real Estate or Find top agents in Paradise

The median home price in Paradise is $263,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Paradise   16 Reviews
Paradise is fine just the way it is, thank you... - 9/6/2015
My wife and I moved here in 2014 to get away from Silicon Valley, the traffic, the pollution, and the politics. I've read many comments bemoaning the fact that we like... Read More

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I love Paradise - 9/16/2014
Paradise may NOT be all it's name implies, but I still love it. Yes it gets hot here in the summer, but we get snow in the winter most years and the years we don't get... Read More

Only Paradise for Pot Growers Leaving as Fast as I - 5/18/2014
I have lived in Paradise for 25 years and owned a home here for 20 years. Up until about 5 years ago it was truly paradise, a small, safe town surrounded with lakes,... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN PARADISE CA
$255,000
1473 Tobie Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$285,000
6203 W Wagstaff Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$289,000
6681 Shay Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

$275,000
95 Lewis Ranch Rd
Bed 0 | Bath 1.0 |

$219,000
6255 Oak Way
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$237,500
6096 Maxwood Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

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