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Laguna Niguel
  • Suburb of Irvine, CA

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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  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 minus

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Laguna Niguel is a suburb of Irvine with a population of 64,259. Laguna Niguel is in Orange County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Laguna Niguel offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Laguna Niguel there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many young professionals live in Laguna Niguel and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Laguna Niguel are highly rated.

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About Laguna Niguel...
Population
64,259

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,052,800
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$2,736
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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Laguna Niguel Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    68.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    1.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    4.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    20.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    159.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    768.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    117
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    8%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    18%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    24%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    33%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    14%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

Working in Laguna Niguel

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$135,822
National
$75,149

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