This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Hidden Valley Lake has a very low population density. Hidden Valley Lake is perfect for those who like a quiet city.
Hidden Valley Lake, CA is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 7/10 and an overall value of 7/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Hidden Valley Lake has a population density of 584, with 6,348 current residents.
Out of the 6,348 current residents, 50% are male and 50% are female. 69% of the residents are married and 31% are single.
- 72% Sun
- 45% Rain
- 1% Snow
62°F average temperature
- 13 years Median home age
- $162,360 Median home price
- -21.5% Home appreciation rate
- 8.38% Annual property tax
As for living in Hidden Valley Lake, the air quality is 99% and the weather, on average, is 72% sunny, 45% rainy, and 1% snowy. The average temperature is 62°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Hidden Valley Lake, you should know that 73.4% of homes are owned while 14.8% of homes are rented, and 11.8% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $162,360, the median age of homes is 13 years, the annual home appreciation is -21.50% and the annual property tax is 8.38%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)4
When looking at the community of Hidden Valley Lake, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Hidden Valley Lake’s crime rate is 4 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Hidden Valley Lake is 39 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 57.96% Democratic, 38.76% Republican, and 3.28% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:21
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
88%High school diploma
11%Some college or associates degree
4%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Hidden Valley Lake, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 16.20% of residents are unemployed in Hidden Valley Lake (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Hidden Valley Lake residents: 8% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 21.76% are in the arts and sciences field, 16.1% are in the customer service field, 28.1% are in the sales field, 0.60% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 16.3% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 9.1% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:21. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 88.20%, 11.04% of residents have an associate’s degree, 12.93% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 4.00% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Hidden Valley Lake, you should be aware that the average commute time is 48 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Hidden Valley Lake have a few different options. 69% of commuters use their own cars, 24% of commuters carpool, 1% of commuters use the transit system, and 5% of residents work from home.