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  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade C+
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade A minus
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Addison is a suburb of Dallas with a population of 15,302. Addison is in Dallas County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Addison offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Addison there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Addison and residents tend to lean liberal.

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About Addison...
Population
15,302

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$335,300
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,354
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    80%
  • Own
    20%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    312.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    61.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    110.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    544.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,054
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    697.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    5%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    33%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    8%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    38%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    11%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  12%

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