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  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade D
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  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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Lomita is a suburb of Los Angeles with a population of 20,514. Lomita is in Los Angeles County. Living in Lomita offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Lomita there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Lomita and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Lomita are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$604,300
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,394
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    53%
  • Own
    47%
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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
    180
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    19.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    126.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    257.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    783.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    194.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  12%

Working in Lomita

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$71,606
National
$62,843

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