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    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade C+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B minus
  8. Weather
    grade A minus
  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Susanville is a town in California with a population of 15,064. Susanville is in Lassen County. Living in Susanville offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. Residents of Susanville tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Susanville are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$183,700
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$971
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    51%
  • Own
    49%
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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
    1,203.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    47
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    67.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    302.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,055.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    33.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    7%
  • 10-17 years
    6%
  • 18-24 years
    17%
  • 25-34 years
    28%
  • 35-44 years
    17%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    7%
  • 65+ years
    7%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    2%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    5%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    40%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    26%
    national  12%

Working in Susanville

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$52,488
National
$62,843

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