Most Expensive Redondo Beach Neighborhoods
Redondo Beach is a larger medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of California. With a population of 68,149 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Redondo Beach is the 121st largest community in California.
Redondo Beach home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Redondo Beach real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Redondo Beach is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.15% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Redondo Beach is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Redondo Beach who work in management occupations (19.80%), sales jobs (13.70%) and office and administrative support (10.62%).
Of important note, Redondo Beach is also a city of artists. Redondo Beach has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Redondo Beach’s character.
Also of interest is that Redondo Beach has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Redondo Beach telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.84% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
One thing that you will notice about Redondo Beach is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Redondo Beach a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.
One of the nice things about Redondo Beach is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Redondo Beach, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Redondo Beach is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 56.81% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Redondo Beach in 2010 was $52,775, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $211,100 for a family of four. However, Redondo Beach contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Redondo Beach is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Redondo Beach home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Redondo Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Redondo Beach also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.89% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Redondo Beach include German, Irish, English, Italian, French and Polish.
In addition, Redondo Beach has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (18.45%).
The most common language spoken in Redondo Beach is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.
|REDONDO BEACH INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||27,929|
|REDONDO BEACH HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||50.57%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||49.43%|
|TYPE OF REDONDO BEACH HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||39.15%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||13.83%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||14.09%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||32.46%|
|SIZE OF REDONDO BEACH HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.76%|
|AGE OF REDONDO BEACH HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||8.91%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||44.44%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||41.65%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||5.00%|
|REDONDO BEACH REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$967,720|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,134|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $68,000||1.44%|
|$68,001 - $135,000||0.61%|
|$135,001 - $271,000||0.40%|
|$271,001 - $406,000||1.31%|
|$406,001 - $541,000||3.86%|
|$541,001 - $677,000||5.73%|
|$677,001 - $1,015,000||41.55%|
|$1,015,001 - $1,353,000||31.60%|
|PEOPLE OF REDONDO BEACH||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.88%|
|5 TO 17||14.22%|
|18 TO 24||5.43%|
|25 TO 34||15.42%|
|35 TO 54||35.70%|
|55 TO 64||11.42%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||10.93%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||95.60%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$103,064|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$52,775|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||5.23%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (14.71%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (11.90%)
Information Technology (5.25%)
Real estate (3.59%)
Public Service (3.18%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||3.12%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.29%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.11%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||4.87%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||5.86%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||17.89%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (14.71%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (75.43%)
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