Tehama County Quality Life
Cost of Living
According to Sperling’s Best Places, the cost of living in Tehama County is lower than many other places in California.
- Housing in Tehama County is very affordable, and there are a number of different types of properties available, from a home in the town of Red Bluff or Corning, living on the river in Tehama, a planned gated community in Cottonwood, or a ranch.
- As of May 2017, the average home price in Tehama County was $203,000. Compared with a statewide average of $550,200, $375,000 in Riverside County, or $255,000 in Shasta County.
Tehama County is currently home to 63,276 according to the US Census Bureau.
Tehama County is a patriotic small community, where people still like to put flags out to honor holidays and residents have a strong history of serving their Country. In Tehama County, 12% of residents are veterans, contrasted with a statewide average of 7%.
The communites in Tehama County offer a rich culture of art and entertainment.
- Cottonwood (part)
- Gerber-Las Flores
- Lake California
- Los Molinos
- Manton Mill Creek
- Paynes Creek
- Rancho Tehama Reserve
- Red Bluff
|Median Home Value||$211,951||$245,149|
|Average Home Value||$232,427||$263,241|
|$50,000 - $99,999||1,320||1,042|
|$100,000 - $149,999||1,867||1,503|
|$150,000 - $199,999||2,360||1,933|
|$200,000 - $249,999||2,619||2,216|
|$250,000 - $299,999||2,804||3,649|
|$300,000 - $399,999||1,738||2,321|
|$400,000 - $499,999||336||485|
|$500,000 - $749,999||353||502|
|$750,000 - $999,999||137||189|
Housing Year Built
|Year Range||Houses Built|
|2010 or Later||237|
|1939 or Before||2,251|
|Work at Home||1,144|
|Less than 5 minutes||1,076|
|Average Travel Time||25|