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Saturday, 27 November 2010 21:45

Ranked 8th Best Place To Live
Chino Hills is well known for its high quality of life and beautiful rural atmosphere. The community, with its growing population of 78,971, boasts 3,000 acres of publicly-owned open space, 40 parks, 39 miles of trails, and five community buildings.

Chino Hills’ reputation is known in the national arena as well, as it was featured on the list of 87 of America’s hottest towns in the January 2004 issue of Money magazine. Chino Hills was ranked 8th on the list of “best places in the west with a population under 100,000.” The magazine reviewed a decade of data for communities with above average population growth, income, and home prices “to see where people were most willing to devote a high multiple of their annual income to live happily ever after.”

Ranked 13th Safest Place to Live in the United States
Not only is Chino Hills a place people want to live, it’s a City that is safe to live in. Based on June 2008 FBI statistics ranked Chino Hills as the 13th Safest City in the United States.

6th Highest Median Household Income in the Nation
According to the Income, Earnings, and Poverty Data from the 2007 American Community Survey conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, Chino Hills ranked 6th in the United States with a Median Household Income of $100,371.

Recreation in Chino Hills
Recreation is a priority in Chino Hills and Big League Dreams Chino Hills Sports Park is definitely a recreation destination! This 33-acre multi-use sports facility attracts tournaments, visitors, and new commercial ventures to Chino Hills. Chino Hills is also home to the McCoy Equestrian & Recreation Center. This beautiful 20-acre facility includes two lighted arenas, covered bleachers, a gazebo, a community building, and trail connections.

Attractive to Commercial Developers
Chino Hills’ strong demographics and its location at the convergence of Orange, Riverside, Los Angeles, and San Bernardino Counties make it attractive to commercial developers. The City’s high median household income of $86,443 (in 2002) is second only to the exclusive community of Indian Wells in the Inland Empire. Prominent retailers, like Trader Joe's, are choosing to locate in Chino Hills. Many high-end national retailers are coming to Chino Hills.

High Residential Education Level
Chino Hills is also home to a professional workforce. Nearly 41.2% of Chino Hills’ adult residents have a bachelor’s degree or higher and the community ranks among the top 17 Southern California cities in its share of residents employed as scientist, professionals, or managers.
Excellent Schools Our Chino Valley Unified School District schools lead the County in API results. There are eleven elementary schools, two middle schools, and two high schools in the City of Chino Hills. The District's goal of "Increasing Academic Rigor" has already paid off, as evidenced by the following recent accomplishments.

Four Chino Hills elementary schools have scored above 900 in API for 2007 & 2008

Five Chino Hills elem. schools and both middle schools have scored above 800 in API for 2007

Country Springs Elementary School has been designated as a Blue Ribbon School for 2007

Country Springs Elementary School was named a California Distinguished School in 2006

Los Serranos Elementary School was named a Academic Achievement School in 2006

“One of Southern California’s Best Kept Secrets”
Dr. John Husing, an expert on the economics of the Inland Empire, has taken a magnifying glass to the community and considers Chino Hills to be “one of Southern California’s best kept secrets.”

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