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
4

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Rankings for Santa Clarita in California

Santa Clarita Jobs

Santa Clarita 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
180,303
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
9.2%
Median Home
$417,400
Median Income
$85,042
Median Rent
$1,653

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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Map Of Santa Clarita, CA

Population over time in Santa Clarita

Year Population % Change
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 150.7 445.3 386.3
Murder 0.9 4.9 5.3
Robbery 55.6 139.6 102.8
Aggravated Assault 73.8 265.9 248.5
Property Crime 1368.3 2553.0 2450.7
Burglary 296.0 479.8 468.9
Larceny 884.3 1623.0 1745.0
Car Theft 188.1 450.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Santa Clarita

White
50.8% (91,553)
African American
2.8% (5,114)
American Indian
0.2% (298)
Asian
9.6% (17,383)
Hawaiian
0.1% (148)
Other
0.2% (296)
Two Or More
3.9% (7,028)
Hispanic
32.4% (58,483)
Race Santa Clarita CA USA
White 50.8% 38.4% 60.6%
African American 2.8% 5.6% 10.4%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 9.6% 13.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.1%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 3.9% 2.9% 2.5%
Hispanic 32.4% 38.6% 17.3%

Household Income For Santa Clarita, California

Less than $10,000
2.9% (5,228)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (5,048)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.9% (10,637)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.1% (10,998)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.5% (17,128)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (29,209)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.6% (28,127)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.3% (36,601)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.3% (18,571)
$200,000 or more
10.4% (18,751)
Income Santa Clarita CA USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 5.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 4.9% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.9% 9.1% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.1% 8.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.5% 11.8% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 16.5% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.6% 12.1% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.3% 15.2% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.3% 7.3% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 10.4% 8.7% 5.7%

Gender in Santa Clarita

Female
50.7% (91,327)
Male
49.3% (88,975)
Gender Santa Clarita CA USA
Female 50.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
5.0% (9,068)
9-12th Grade
5.6% (10,111)
High School / GED
19.5% (35,242)
Some College
26.6% (47,886)
Associate's Degree
9.7% (17,577)
Bachelor's Degree
22.8% (41,144)
Master's Degree
8.1% (14,567)
Professional Degree
1.6% (2,881)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,822)
Education Santa Clarita CA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 9.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 5.6% 8.0% 7.4%
High School / GED 19.5% 20.6% 27.5%
Some College 26.6% 21.7% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.7% 7.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 22.8% 20.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 8.1% 8.0% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.6% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.6% 1.3%

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