Living in Redding, CA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Redding SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Redding, CA Crime Report

4,053
Total Crimes
4,402.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
71.40%
Above National Average

Redding, CA Cost Of Living

115
Redding's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Redding, California Info Snack

Redding, officially the City of Redding, is the county seat of Shasta County, California, in the northern part of the state. It lies along the Sacramento River, is 162 miles (261 kilometers) north of Sacramento, and 120 miles (190 km) south of the Oregon border. Interstate 5 bisects the entire city, from the south to north before it approaches Shasta Lake, which is located 15 miles (24 km) to the north. The 2010 population was 89,861. Redding is the largest city in the Shasta Cascade region, and it is the fourth-largest city in the Sacramento Valley, behind Sacramento, Elk Grove, and Roseville.
Population
91,327
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
17.9%
Median Home
$253,700
Median Income
$50,579
Median Rent
$1,037

Redding, CA Photos

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Rankings for Redding in California

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Map Of Redding, CA

Population over time in Redding

Year Population % Change
2017 91,327 0.1%
2016 91,236 -0.1%
2015 91,320 0.3%
2014 91,063 0.4%
2013 90,725 0.4%
2012 90,370 0.3%
2011 90,088 0.5%
2010 89,674 0.3%
2009 89,380 -
Crime/100k Redding CA USA
Violent Crime 673.4 447.4 368.9
Murder 2.2 4.4 5.0
Robbery 104.3 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 472.5 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 3728.8 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 665.8 416.2 376.0
Larceny 2477.5 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 585.4 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Redding

White
78.1% (71,349)
African American
1.5% (1,339)
American Indian
1.7% (1,577)
Asian
4.7% (4,289)
Hawaiian
0.0% (24)
Other
0.1% (134)
Two Or More
3.5% (3,163)
Hispanic
10.3% (9,452)
Race Redding CA USA
White 78.1% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 1.5% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 1.7% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 4.7% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.5% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.3% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Redding, California

Less than $10,000
6.0% (548,007)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (649,517)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (1,063,098)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (906,309)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.9% (1,357,077)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (1,609,347)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.6% (1,055,812)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.1% (1,104,054)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (458,808)
$200,000 or more
4.2% (380,665)
Income Redding CA USA
Less than $10,000 6.0% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.9% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.6% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.1% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.2% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in Redding

Female
52.1% (47,581)
Male
47.9% (43,746)
Gender Redding CA USA
Female 52.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Redding for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,826)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (5,479)
High School / GED
22.0% (20,091)
Some College
31.0% (28,311)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (10,959)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (15,525)
Master's Degree
6.0% (5,479)
Professional Degree
3.0% (2,739)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (913)
Education Redding CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 31.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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