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Alum Rock
  • Neighborhood in San Jose, CA

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

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Alum Rock is a neighborhood in San Jose, California with a population of 63,434. Alum Rock is in Santa Clara County. Living in Alum Rock offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Alum Rock there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Alum Rock and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Alum Rock are above average.

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About Alum Rock...
Population
63,434

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$672,595
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$2,174
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    39%
  • Own
    61%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$93,263
National
$62,843
Families with Children
36%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    24%
    national  12%

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