Overall Niche Grade
- Public SchoolsD+
- Crime & SafetyC
- Good for FamiliesC-
- Cost of LivingB-
- Health & FitnessB+
- Outdoor ActivitiesB-
Avenal is a town in California with a population of 12,923. Avenal is in Kings County. Living in Avenal offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. Many families live in Avenal and residents tend to lean liberal.
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this town is very small about fifty thousand residents, the majority of those residents being from the local state prison lated about 2 miles south of town. The town has an abundant amount of residents who generally know one another and care about one another. everyone for the most part is very friendly and we really ever have an crime within the town. I grew up here and i think being raised here made me into a very humble person because even tho we are such a small town, it makes one value what they have and appreciate what one has, the majority of the town is hispanic and do work in labor jobs so we know what sacrifices are made to have what we do have now. The town has local events held throuhght the year, some being like the day of the family where local restaurants and stores gather in the park and set up little booths of food or have activities and life here is calm and slow, i would defiantly come back if i ever did have to move.
The crime and safety of this area is in my opinion great. our police department is new and the police officers are very attentive to their work and very responsive to calls. They may seem and look very intimidating but they are probably the nicest police officers, they get along with just about everyone in town. Crime here is very little, in the past year we have two homosides occur, the first in many many years actually. the police department were very on the case and were there for the families
It's a small town and everyone knows everybody. The college to attend are around not need to travel far as out of state do.