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See what Shasta Lake, CA has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Shasta Lake

I like going to the beach that is nearby. I also like going to the bird preserve and the local donut shops.

Who Lives Here

Shasta Lake Demographics

Education

High School

40%

Associate's

46%

Bachelor's

11%

Master's

3%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

45%

3 people

23%

4 people

17%

5 people

7%

6+ people

8%

Household Income

0-50k

51%

50-100k

34%

100-150k

10%

150-200k

4%

200k+

1%

Age

0-10

15%

10-20

11%

20-45

34%

45-65

24%

65+

17%

Getting Around Shasta Lake

Shasta Lake Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

29%

15-30 Mins

56%

30-40 Mins

6%

40-60 Mins

3%

60+ Mins

6%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 2323

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Percentage: 3333

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Top Scores: Nightlife, Grocery, Restaurant

Things To Do In Shasta Lake

Top Score

Nightlife

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Nightlife is on the rocks in Shasta Lake.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 100% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 100% fewer bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 82% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 67% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Shasta Lake serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 99% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 86% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 100% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 100% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. A high number of coffee shops per resident
  2. 82% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. Significantly more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Shasta Lake.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 88% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 25% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Shasta Lake Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 3 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Area Has Litter

Yes

Say 2 of 3 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Grocery Stores

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Schools

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 2 of 3 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 3 of 3 renters

Shasta Lake Education

Schools

Percentage: 2/52/5

School Score

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

Top Schools in Shasta Lake

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All About

Living in Shasta Lake, CA

Shasta Lake is a small city in California with approximately 10,000 residents. Families with young children will feel right at home, as kids under 5 make up an above-average percentage of the community. The majority of residents own their homes in Shasta Lake, and 38% of residents rent. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the city boasts a relatively low average rent of $1,064 per month.

Many Shasta Lake residents work in one of three industries: healthcare, retail, and entertainment. Together, these industries account for 21% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many workers in these industries are in sales, as 6% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any profession. Shasta Lake workers bring in an average annual income of about $59,000, less than the state average. The city's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (5%), Shasta Lake has a relatively high percentage of residents over the age of 25 who possess an Associate's degree (7%). Additionally, 8% have a Bachelor's degree and 3% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate.

With an average commute time of about 22 minutes, outperforming most cities in California, Shasta Lake residents have found that traveling to work isn't overly time-consuming. Driving is the most common means of commuting to work, opted for by 36% of workers, while public transit is not extensively used. A small percentage of commuters walk to work.