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Brooklyn Park
  • Suburb of Minneapolis, MN

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade A+
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Brooklyn Park is a suburb of Minneapolis with a population of 84,951. Brooklyn Park is in Hennepin County. Living in Brooklyn Park offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Brooklyn Park there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Brooklyn Park and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Brooklyn Park are above average.

About

About Brooklyn Park...
Population
84,951

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$289,400
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,244
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    31%
  • Own
    69%
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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
    211.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    72.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    94.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    296.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,542.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    459.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    national  11%

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