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Living In Big Bear Lake, CA

The small town of Big Bear Lake, California is home to slightly more than 5,000 residents. It's a nice place to settle down, as retirees make up a greater percentage of the population (21%) here than they do nationally (14%), while young adults account for a smaller percentage of the town. The majority of Big Bear Lake residents own their homes, and 44% of residents rent. With a relatively low average rent of $1,077 a month in the town, renting remains an affordable option, particularly compared to other cities in California.

Big Bear Lake has an average commute time of about 21 minutes, outperforming the state average of about 32 minutes. Many residents (35%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transit isn't used extensively. Walking (3%) isn't a common way to get to work, though the number is greater than the national average.

There are two primary industries in Big Bear Lake: entertainment and retail. Combined, these industries account for 15% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the town's workers are in sales, as 7% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. Big Bear Lake workers take home an average annual income of about $66,000, about $20,000 less than the average California resident. Big Bear Lake's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345. Big Bear Lake has a high percentage of residents older than 25 with an Associate's degree (11%) compared to the national average (5%). Additionally, 11% possess a Bachelor's degree and 5% have a Master's or Doctoral degree.

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