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  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    A
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Franklin Park is a suburb of Pittsburgh with a population of 14,228. Franklin Park is in Allegheny County and is one of the best places to live in Pennsylvania. Living in Franklin Park offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Franklin Park there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Franklin Park and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Franklin Park are highly rated.
About Franklin Park...
Population
14,228

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$312,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,296
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    5%
  • Own
    95%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    0
    41
  • Robbery
    7
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    185
    500
  • Theft
    329
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    7
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$121,661
National
$55,322
Children
23%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    35%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    35%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    16%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    13%
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Franklin Park as a small suburb community that all in all loves to help each other out and give back to one another. most people are extremely friendly, always willing to give a helping hand, and love to build good and healthy relationships with one another. We all like to make the area around us safer, cleaner, healthier, and happier. We take education, and our jobs very seriously. But, with that being said, we all like to come together and have fun too; whether it be at the neighborhood pool or neighborhood park. The standard of living here is amazing.
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Wonderful area. Very safe, diverse, and calming. Great public school district, and good opportunities for student age people to get involved in the community
Family friendly area of the north hills of Pittsburgh. Safe, traffic free, and easy access to the major highways, allowing for a short 12 minute drive to downtown Pittsburgh