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Goodyear
  • Suburb of Phoenix, AZ

Report Card

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

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Goodyear is a suburb of Phoenix with a population of 97,542. Goodyear is in Maricopa County. Living in Goodyear offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Goodyear there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Goodyear and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Goodyear are highly rated.

About

About Goodyear...
Population
97,542

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$396,100
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,711
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Goodyear Rankings

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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
    130.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    1.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    10.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    26.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    260.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,464.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    136.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    38%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    20%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  11%

Working in Goodyear

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$97,307
National
$75,149

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