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2022 Most Diverse Places to Live in California

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  1. #2 Most Diverse Places to Live in California.

    Vallejo

    City in California,

    386 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says If you work in the city, Vallejo is surprisingly a very great place to live. The ferry commute pre-pandemic was something that we actually miss! Post-pandemic, you'll really enjoy the large 4 bed...Just like any metro city, there are sketchy places and there are very nice places. You might not get your Trader Joe's or Whole Foods here, but Berkeley is not that far away and most weekends your...Lifestyle here for tech workers is mostly young families that desire a beautiful, quiet neighborhood (e.g. Mare Island), Costco shopping, weekday nights out at the Mare Island Brewery, weekends in...Save up your money and eventually move to a neighborhood with a good school district, or there's lots of great and affordable private school options..

    Read 386 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Population: 125,350,

  2. #4 Most Diverse Places to Live in California.

    Oakland

    City in California,

    549 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Born and raised in Oakland, California. Throughout the nation, Oakland is known for the violence in the poorer areas, mainly in black and brown communities. But, growing up as a black woman in... Yet, my dreams of college are away from Oakland. I love Oakland with my whole heart, but need to experience something new. Growing up in Oakland is a true experience..

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 437,548,

  3. #6 Most Diverse Places to Live in California.

    Sacramento

    City in California,

    809 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Sacramento is a fantastic place to call home. Positioned perfectly in Northern California, we are a short drive away from the mountains, the ocean, and even the desert! If you are an outdoorsy individual, Sacramento would be a great place for you to live. The greater Sacramento area is sprawling with bike trails, hiking routes, lakes and rivers. If you want a more...Sacramento's historical victorian architecture can still be seen in the neighborhoods of Midtown and East Sacramento. Exploring the beautiful homes is an activity on its own. If you can handle the heat and the traffic in Sacramento, you will be gifted with friendly faces and endless opportunity!.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 518,605,

  4. #22 Most Diverse Places to Live in California.

    San Leandro

    Town in California,

    148 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says The northeastern neighborhoods, Broadmoor and Estudillo Estates, represent some of the best value in the East Bay.Relatively safe, walkable tree-lined neighborhoods, where a 3 bedroom house can still be bought for just 1 to 1.3 million (a relative bargain). Many tech and professional middle class families are...There is a decent restaurant scene here, but most of Oakland is still only 10-15 min away.The only negative thing is that people may look down upon you for living in a less perceived prestigious city, but joke’s on them- life is fantastic here. The usual occasional property crime is....

    Read 148 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Population: 91,176,

  5. #24 Most Diverse Places to Live in California.

    Bixby Knolls

    Neighborhood in Long Beach, CA,

    17 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I've lived in Bixby Knolls all my life. There have been many changes in this neighborhood but, aside from that giant peice of ugly art on atlantic, all the changes have been for the better. The....

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 11,631,

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