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Solano County
  • County in California

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Housing
    grade D minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  4. Good for Families
    grade B
  5. Diversity
    grade A+
  6. Jobs
    grade C+
  7. Weather
    grade A
  8. Cost of Living
    grade D minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  11. Commute
    grade B minus

editorial

Solano County is located in California with a population of 444,538. In Solano County, most residents own their homes. In Solano County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Solano County and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Solano County are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$437,900
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,684
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    38%
  • Own
    62%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    262.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    6.8
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    40
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    161.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    822.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,456
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    448.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    38%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  11%

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