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Livermore
  • Suburb of Oakland, CA

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  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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Livermore is a suburb of Oakland with a population of 89,699. Livermore is in Alameda County. Living in Livermore offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Livermore there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Livermore and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Livermore are highly rated.

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About Livermore...
Population
89,699

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$744,200
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$2,063
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    28%
  • Own
    72%
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Livermore Rankings

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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
    133.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.2
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    32.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    42.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    152
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,399.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    148.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  12%

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