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  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
    grade A+
  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Recreation Park is a neighborhood in Long Beach, California with a population of 16,052. Recreation Park is in Los Angeles County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Recreation Park offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Recreation Park there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Recreation Park and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Recreation Park are highly rated.

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About Recreation Park...
Population
16,052

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$648,778
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,450
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    69%
  • Own
    31%
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Recreation Park Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$80,688
National
$62,843
Families with Children
21%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  12%

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