Rent to Own Homes near Long Beach, CA

Top Reasons to Live in Long Beach CA

  • Long Beach, California, is a coastal suburb of Los Angeles with about 468,000 residents. Situated south of downtown L.A. and north of Orange County, this city's port is among the busiest shipping ports in the country. For both visitors and residents, what is most exciting about Long Beach's location on the coast is the easy access to the beach, cruise ships, and attractions like the Queen Mary. In addition, this city is just minutes away from Hollywood, Disneyland, Knott's Berry Farm, and other famous attractions.

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2 Beds, 1 Bath on N Paramount Blvd
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2 Beds, 1 Bath

Long Beach, CA 90805

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School: Micro Enterprise Charter Academy
Grocery: Rani Foods
Restaurant: Douglas Drive-In
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2 Beds, 1 Bath on E Los Coyotes Diagonal
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2 Beds, 1 Bath

Long Beach, CA 90815

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School: Bethany Baptist Elementary
Grocery: Circle Nutrition Ctr
Restaurant: Frisco's Restaurant
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3 Beds, 2 Baths on E 2nd St
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3 Beds, 2 Baths

Long Beach, CA 90803

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School: Mann Elementary
Grocery: Eddie's Market
Restaurant: Gallaghers Pub & Grill
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3 Beds, 2 Baths on Prospect Ave
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3 Beds, 2 Baths

Long Beach, CA 90804

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School: Zinsmeyer Academy
Grocery: Beme
Restaurant: Original Tommy's
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2 Beds, 2 Baths on E 17th St
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2 Beds, 2 Baths

Long Beach, CA 90804

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School: Lee Elementary
Grocery: Happy Baby Market
Restaurant: Pelayo's Burgers
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6 Beds, 3 Baths on Hammond Ave
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6 Beds, 3 Baths

Long Beach, CA 90805

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School: Mckinley Elementary
Grocery: Shop & Go Food & Liquor
Restaurant: Chinatown Express
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3 Beds, 2 Baths on Daisy Ave
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3 Beds, 2 Baths

Long Beach, CA 90806

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School: Lafayette Elementary
Grocery: Mercado Latino Inc
Restaurant: Casa Hidalgo
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3 Beds, 1 Bath on Webster Ave
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3 Beds, 1 Bath

Long Beach, CA 90810

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School: Stephens Middle School
Grocery: Three Rivers Trucking Inc
Restaurant: Bahay Kainan
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3 Beds, 2 Baths on E 10th St
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3 Beds, 2 Baths

Long Beach, CA 90813

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School: Saint Anthony High School
Grocery: L A Market
Restaurant: Chema's Place
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  • Housing Statistics If you want to buy a home in Long Beach, you should know that the median cost is about $348,000. However, if you want to rent or rent to own, you're in good company because about 54 percent of the homes here are renter-occupied, while owners occupy 39 percent. The vacancy rate is about 7 percent. Homes in this city are a little older than the national average, at about 50 years, but that doesn't stop this area from being a popular place to move. In fact, approximately 500 homes are sold in Long Beach each month.
  • Nightlife Much of the nightlife in Long Beach revolves around good music, whether it's jazz, top 40, rap, rock, or whatever else gets your foot tapping. If you want to go dancing, sing karaoke, or just chill out with a drink in your hand, this city won't let you down. In particular, Downtown Long Beach has it all, from comedy clubs and wine-tasting rooms to breweries and hookah lounges. For example, 4th Street Vine features wine flights, draft beer, and live jazz on the weekends. Another popular area is Belmont Shore, which has great restaurants and pubs that include Michael's Pizzeria, La Strada, and Legends Sports Bar. If you want a fun time for the whole family, check out the Pike at Rainbow Harbor, which features several chain restaurants, shops, and a dueling piano bar. Even the Queen Mary has a bar, called the Observation Bar and Art Deco Lounge. It's open every night so guests can admire the view and enjoy a wide range of drinks.
  • Largest Employers and Industries One of the largest industries in this city is education, with top employers that include the Long Beach Unified School District, Long Beach City College, and California State University at Long Beach. The medical industry is also important here, with some top employers being Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and St. Mary Medical Center. Boeing and the City of Long Beach are also top employers. Despite the many major employers in Long Beach, the city's unemployment rate tends to be higher than the national average at about 12 percent.
  • Neighborhood Guide If you want to live in Long Beach, you should get an idea of the main neighborhoods. Not all of them are right on the beach or within walking distance of major attractions, and these details are important to know before you move. Here is an overview of some of the most well-known areas of the city.