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Livermore is a city in Alameda County, California

With an estimated 2017 population of 89,648, Livermore is the most populous city in the Tri-Valley. Livermore is located on the eastern edge of California's San Francisco Bay Area. The incumbent Mayor of Livermore is John Marchand. Livermore was founded by William Mendenhall and named for Robert Livermore, his friend, and a local rancher who settled in the area in the 1840s. Livermore is the home of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, for which the chemical element livermorium is named (and thus, placing the city's name in the periodic table). Livermore is also the California site of Sandia National Laboratories, which is headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Its south side is home to local vineyards. The city has redeveloped its downtown district and is considered part of the Tri-Valley area, comprising Amador, Livermore, and San Ramon valleys.


The unemployment rate in Livermore is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Livermore jobs have increased by 1.4%.


Compared to the rest of the country, Livermore's cost of living is 81.5% higher than the U.S. average.


June, May, and October are the most pleasant months in Livermore, while January and December are the least comfortable months.


Livermore's population is 88,232 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 12.4%.


Livermore public schools spend $9,288 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 22.9 students per teacher in Livermore.


Average Commute time is 31.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes.


The median home cost in Livermore is $784,600. Home appreciation in the last 10 years has been 5.2%.

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