Best Place to Raise Kids in California: East San Gabriel

Nearby city: Los Angeles
Population: 15,321
Median family income: $77,672
Avg. school math score: 85.31 (State avg.: 61.61)
Avg. school reading score: 82.46 (State avg.: 53.41)

East San Gabriel is home to Emperor Elementary School and Wilson Elementary School, which are both highly ranked by Greatschools.org. Many residents of this small community commute to Los Angeles for work, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau. The main employment sectors for East San Gabriel residents are education, health care, and retailing.

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