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El Segundo
  • Suburb of Los Angeles, CA

Report Card

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

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El Segundo is a suburb of Los Angeles with a population of 16,731. El Segundo is in Los Angeles County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in El Segundo offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In El Segundo there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in El Segundo and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in El Segundo are highly rated.

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About El Segundo...
Population
16,731

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,094,300
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,928
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    56%
  • Own
    44%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    281
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    29.9
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    179.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    980.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,313.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    442.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    21%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    38%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  12%

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