Living in Tulare County

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Ever wondered what's it like to have a 10-minute, traffic free commute to work? Or to work so close to your kids' school that you can attend their after school activities? How about being able to afford a spacious three-or-four bedroom home with a big backyard where your family can play and spend time relaxing together outdoors? Or to live in a place where people on the street are friendly and caring? That's just the beginning of what it's like to live in Tulare County. 

Located at the center of California, Tulare County has everything from world-class national parks, the scenic California Coast, and great outdoor activities - hiking, biking, boating, and skiing - all a short drive away. Our eight incorporated cities, and over 40 towns and communities include large cities such as Visalia, Tulare, Porterville, and unique mountainside art communities like Three Rivers and Springville.

Tulare County is also the top agricultural producing county in the U.S. and home to the world's largest Ag Expo every February. Our wonderful more rural lifestyle, makes the perfect place to raise your family without the congestion, stress and drama of urban centers. Plus, cultural and entertainment venues around here, from great museums to theaters and a magnificent symphony orchestra.

We're also proud of our low cost of living, especially in comparison to neighboring metropolitan areas. And Tulare County also boasts excellent outlets and a plethora of downtown shops and convenient curbside parking.