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Walnut is a suburban city in the eastern part of Los Angeles County in California. Money's Best Places to Live ranked Walnut #70 in 2009 and #57 in 2011, the highest ranking for a Californian city both years. The greater Walnut Valley is located between the steep San Jose Hills mountain range to the north, and the gentle Puente Hills to the south. Quality housing consists of master-planned single family homes ranging in size from 1,800 to 11,200 square feet. The city hosts a highly ranked public school system - the Walnut Valley Unified School District, which has been ranked by numerous sources as one of the top public school districts in Southern California. as well as Mt. San Antonio Community College. Walnut is one of the cities with the lowest crime rates in the San Gabriel Valley. The city's name is derived from the Rancho Los Nogales Mexican land grant: nogales being the Spanish word for "walnut trees". The native California black walnut is a common tree of the San Jose Hills. The City of Walnut is a general law city incorporated on January 19, 1959. It is governed by a city council/city manager form of government. A five-member city council is elected by the residents, and a mayor is elected annually by the council to serve a twelve-month term. A city manager is appointed by the council to oversee the daily activities of the city. The city covers nearly nine square miles (23 km2) and is home to hundreds of businesses. Its 2012 population was estimated at 29,661 by the United States Census Bureau. According to the 2010 United States Census, Walnut has a median household income at one of the top earning percentiles in the country at $101,250.

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If you are looking for travel information of Walnut in United States, you've come to the right place. When planning a trip to Walnut, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Palm Springs. Attractions in Palm Springs include Universal Studios, Santa Monica Pier, The Griffith Observatory. To reach Walnut, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Palm Springs International Airport. To explore Walnut, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Walnut*

  • Living in Walnut - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 94.25 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Walnut

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Walnut

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 36.5 USD

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