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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    A+
  9. Cost of Living
    D+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    B
Saranap is a suburb of San Francisco with a population of 6,235. Saranap is in Contra Costa County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Saranap offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Saranap there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Saranap and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Saranap are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$831,300
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,699
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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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
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    17%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    29%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    45%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    16%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    0%
    13%

Working in Saranap

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$123,715
National
$55,322
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Saranap Reviews

1 review
Expensive to live in. Nice shopping and downtown.Great community.
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