Living in Paradise, CA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-10

Paradise SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8

Paradise, CA Crime Report

344
Total Crimes
1,285.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-49.94%
Below National Average

Paradise, CA Cost Of Living

111
Paradise's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Paradise, California Info Snack

Paradise is an incorporated town in Butte County, California. It is located in the Sierra Nevada foothills above the northeastern Sacramento Valley.
Population
26,543
Unemployment
8.4%
Poverty
12.6%
Median Home
$218,400
Median Income
$49,270
Median Rent
$1,049

Paradise, CA Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Paradise in California

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Map Of Paradise, CA

Population over time in Paradise

Year Population % Change
2017 26,543 0.4%
2016 26,437 0.2%
2015 26,396 0.4%
2014 26,289 0.2%
2013 26,246 0.1%
2012 26,219 -0.1%
2011 26,258 -0.3%
2010 26,348 -0.3%
2009 26,425 -
Crime/100k Paradise CA USA
Violent Crime 242.9 447.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 18.7 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 168.2 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 1042.8 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 407.4 416.2 376.0
Larceny 467.2 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 168.2 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Paradise

White
85.9% (22,806)
African American
0.3% (83)
American Indian
0.9% (228)
Asian
1.1% (283)
Hawaiian
0.0% (2)
Other
0.1% (24)
Two Or More
4.5% (1,205)
Hispanic
7.2% (1,912)
Race Paradise CA USA
White 85.9% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 0.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.5% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.2% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Paradise, California

Less than $10,000
7.2% (191,707)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (175,234)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.9% (343,545)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (280,757)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.4% (354,527)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (493,234)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (303,198)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.8% (340,203)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (87,139)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (84,752)
Income Paradise CA USA
Less than $10,000 7.2% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.9% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.4% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.8% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in Paradise

Female
52.5% (13,938)
Male
47.5% (12,604)
Gender Paradise CA USA
Female 52.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Paradise for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (530)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,592)
High School / GED
26.0% (6,901)
Some College
33.0% (8,759)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (2,919)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (3,716)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,327)
Professional Degree
2.0% (530)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (265)
Education Paradise CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 33.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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