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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    A-
Greenhorn is a town in California with a population of 220. Greenhorn is in Plumas County. Living in Greenhorn offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Greenhorn there are a lot of bars. Residents of Greenhorn tend to be conservative. The public schools in Greenhorn are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$209,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,097
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    31%
  • Own
    69%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    3%
  • 18-24 years
    0%
  • 25-34 years
    21%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    6%
  • 55-64 years
    34%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    49%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    13%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%

Working in Greenhorn

Jobs
C-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$53,571
National
$55,322
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Greenhorn Reviews

2 reviews
Plumas County offers a great sense of community and is a wonderful place to raise a family.
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We feel safe enough to leave our cars unlocked in our driveway (very rural) but not in town.