Santa Clarita SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
3

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Santa Clarita, California Info Snack

Santa Clarita, officially the City of Santa Clarita, is the fourth largest city in Los Angeles County, California, and the 24th largest in the state of California. The city has annexed a number of unincorporated areas, contributing to the large population increase. It is located about 35 miles (56 km) northwest of downtown Los Angeles, and occupies most of the Santa Clarita Valley. It is a notable example of a U.S. edge city or boomburb. Santa Clarita was ranked by Money magazine in 2006 as 18th of the top 100 places to live.
Population
209,489
Unemployment
7.1%
Poverty
8.8%
Median Home
$461,500
Median Income
$90,544
Median Rent
$1,757

1 Reviews & Comments About Santa Clarita

Overall User Rating
3.0
/5

08/03/2018

Overall, Santa Clarita from a younger individual's perspective is very bland. The city simply lacks of things to do.

What stood out the most about Santa Clarita is how I felt secured in this city. Also the family appears to be more about raising a family.

Rankings for Santa Clarita in California

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1

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2

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3

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Population 19,529

4

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5

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6

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7

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Population 7,170

Map Of Santa Clarita, CA

Population over time in Santa Clarita

Year Population % Change
2017 209,489 16.2%
2016 180,303 0.2%
2015 179,950 0.5%
2014 179,030 0.9%
2013 177,366 0.8%
2012 175,922 1.1%
2011 173,993 1.0%
2010 172,253 -

Crime in Santa Clarita Per 100k

Crime Santa Clarita CA USA
Violent Crime 162.7 449.3 382.9
Murder 1.8 4.6 5.3
Robbery 56.4 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 86.0 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 1424.1 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 311.5 446.9 430.4
Larceny 923.0 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 189.5 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Santa Clarita

White
48.3% (101,141)
African American
4.0% (8,424)
American Indian
0.3% (615)
Asian
10.8% (22,530)
Hawaiian
0.1% (164)
Other
0.2% (354)
Two Or More
4.1% (8,495)
Hispanic
32.3% (67,766)
Race Santa Clarita CA USA
White 48.3% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 4.0% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 10.8% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 32.3% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Santa Clarita, California

Less than $10,000
2.7% (565,620)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.5% (523,722)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.9% (1,026,496)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.8% (1,215,036)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.0% (1,885,401)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (3,205,181)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (3,121,386)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.4% (4,483,064)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.4% (2,388,174)
$200,000 or more
11.9% (2,492,919)
Income Santa Clarita CA USA
Less than $10,000 2.7% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.9% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.8% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.0% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.4% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.4% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 11.9% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Santa Clarita

Female
50.4% (105,564)
Male
49.6% (103,924)
Gender Santa Clarita CA USA
Female 50.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Santa Clarita for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.5% (9,422)
9-12th Grade
5.2% (10,874)
High School / GED
18.8% (39,398)
Some College
26.5% (55,600)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (20,924)
Bachelor's Degree
23.8% (49,813)
Master's Degree
8.5% (17,777)
Professional Degree
1.8% (3,672)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (2,005)
Education Santa Clarita CA USA
< 9th Grade 4.5% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.2% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 18.8% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 26.5% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 23.8% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.5% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.8% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.6% 1.4%

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