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Fresno, CA

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Fresno, California has a population of over half a million people and is one of the biggest cities in the entire state of California. As one of the economic hubs of the local region, Fresno has a significant number of successful businesses. Fresno also has a number of different cultural attractions that residents and tourists alike enjoy.

Fresno Apartments

$630-$750

Pinewood Place
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2

$625-$755

Hunter Place
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1

$675-$695

Arbor Ridge
Beds: 2
Baths: 1

$925-$1175

The Lexington
Beds: 2
Baths: 2

$625-$765

Sunset Sands
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-1.5

$673-$910

Summercrest
Beds: 3-4
Baths: 2

Key City Stats

The average age of Fresno, CA is
Under 5 Years
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 8.71%
  • 7.03%
  • 6.61%
  • Female
  • 8.56%
  • 6.6%
  • 6.3%
$862
is average rent in Fresno, CA
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 5.86%
  • 7.17%
  • 6.67%
40.8%
of units are available for rent in Fresno
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 5618
  • 1175
  • 3147
Getting Around in Fresno, CA

Transportation in the city of Fresno mostly comes from roads, especially State Route 99 and State Route 168. There is a small rail service, Amtrak San Joaquins, which serves the city, and there is a public bus transit service provided by the Fresno Area Express, which runs buses throughout the city and surrounding area. Most residents use their own cars to get from place to place.

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"Somewhat Walkable"
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The average commuter time in Fresno is:
15 to 19 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 5.95%
  • 10.88%
  • 1.08%

Military Bases

<p>The city of Fresno is also home to a significant number of military units, including the US Army, Navy, and Air Force, all of which who have bases in or around the city of Fresno. The US Army Reserve has a center at the Fresno Chandler Executive Airport, and the Air Force is located at the Army National Guard Armory on the Fresno Fair grounds, at the Fresno Yosemite International Airport. State based military operations, such as those performed by the California Air National Guard and the California State Military Reserve, are also located in Fresno</p>

The Tower District

<p>One of the more popular tourist attractions is the Tower District, which is based around the Tower Theatre, a historic location built in the late 1930s. The Tower District is less than a mile from Fresno City College, which means that college students can be found walking through the area. The Tower District is a desirable location for businesses because it is culturally diverse and is well known as center for community events such as Halloween and Mardi Gras parades.&Ecirc;</p>

Cultural Attractions

<p>Fresno is well known for its performing arts and music, as well as its historic theaters and museums. The Artists&Otilde; Repertory Theatre is a community based theatre that holds a yearly summer festival called the Woodward Shakespeare Festival. Theatre groups like these are not uncommon, with other groups such as the Children&Otilde;s Musical Theatreworks and Center State Productions also being notable attractions. Other historic attractions include the Azteca Theater, which is a historic downtown Movie Theater which now doubles as an art galley.</p>