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See what Avila Beach, CA has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Avila Beach

I love that there are hiking trails near by and that I feel safe walking around at night. I also like that there are parks, grocery stores, and restaurants that I can walk to.

Who Lives Here

Avila Beach Demographics

Education

High School

38%

Associate's

32%

Bachelor's

17%

Master's

11%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

83%

3 people

4%

4 people

4%

5 people

8%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

40%

50-100k

22%

100-150k

20%

150-200k

6%

200k+

13%

Age

0-10

6%

10-20

4%

20-45

15%

45-65

26%

65+

49%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Avila Beach?

Percentage: 2/52/5

Renters gave this area a 2 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

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*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Avila Beach

Avila Beach Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

57%

15-30 Mins

13%

30-40 Mins

12%

40-60 Mins

9%

60+ Mins

9%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3333

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Percentage: 3131

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

What Renters Are Saying

Avila Beach Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Quiet Area

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Avila Beach Education

Schools

Percentage: 2/52/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Avila Beach

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Avila Beach, CA

Avila Beach, California is a small town with approximately 1,000 residents. It's a nice place to settle down, as retirees account for a greater percentage of the population (48%) here than they do nationally (14%), while young adults are less well-represented. With an average age of just over 58, the town's residents are notablyolder than most cities in California. Just 26% of residents rent in Avila Beach, as home ownership is common in the town. At $1,492 per month, the average rent is slightly above the state average.

Avila Beach has a high number of residents over the age of 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 15% have earned a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. Furthermore, 18% have earned a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. There are five primary industries in Avila Beach: entertainment, retail, healthcare, scientific, and agriculture. Combined, these industries account for 37% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 11% of residents work in sales, making it the top career path in the town. Avila Beach workers earn an average annual income of nearly $92,000, slightly more than their peers elsewhere in California. Avila Beach's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345).

With an average commute time of about 21 minutes, shorter than most cities in California, Avila Beach residents find that it isn't overly time-consuming to get to work. Many residents (34%) drive their car to work, while public transit isn't used. Cycling is the second-most preferred way to get to work, selected by 1% of residents. Walking isn't a common way to get to work. Others don't commute at all, as 20% of people telecommute.