Modesto Metro Area, California 

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CALIFORNIA TOTAL CASES REPORTED

561,911

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

5,037,045

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source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

535,684

+5.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.4%

Median Income

$49,573

Median Home Price

$316,300

United States / California / Modesto Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Modesto Metro Area, California

Small, agricultural town - Central California, in the Central Valley, 80 miles southeast of Sacramento and 70 miles east of the Bay Area. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in the Modesto metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Winter climate
-Small-town atmosphere
-Nearby national parks
Cons
-Crime rates
-Unemployment
-Low educational attainment

 $1,095 
502 College Ave Apt 3
Bed 1 | Bath 1 | 800 SqFt
 $355,000 
501 E Roseburg Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1901 SqFt
 $449,900 
3032 Mars Hill St
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2304 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Modesto Metro Area

Mainly agricultural in character, Modesto is a “modest” Central Valley town—so named because the dignitary the town intended to name itself after refused the honor out of modesty. The unremarkable downtown has a enough of a small-town feel to be the subject of the movie American Graffiti (although the actual filming was done in Marin County north of San Francisco). But there isn’t much to do and unemployment is high.


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: California
County: Stanislaus
Metro Area: Modesto Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Modesto, Turlock, 30 total
Zip Codes: 95355, 95350, 95351, 95307, 95380, 95382, 95361, 95358, 95356, 95363, 24 total
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 22 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Modesto Metro Area is 6.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Modesto Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Modesto Metro Area's cost of living is 15.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Modesto Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in the Modesto metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
The Modesto metro area voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Modesto Metro Area's population is 535,684 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Modesto Metro Area is $316,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Modesto Metro Area public schools spend $11,126 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 24 students per teacher in Modesto Metro Area. More Education


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Housing Market in Modesto

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ZIP CODES IN MODESTO METRO AREA, CALIFORNIA
95355, 95350, 95351, 95307, 95380, 95382, 95361, 95358, 95356, 95363, 24 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN MODESTO
$1,095
502 College Ave Apt 3
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$355,000
501 E Roseburg Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$449,900
3032 Mars Hill St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$249,900
1730 Rouse Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$295,000
1910 Freida Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$349,000
2804 Medicine Bow Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$448,000
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