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Battery Park City
  • Neighborhood in New York City, NY

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

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Battery Park City is a neighborhood in New York City, New York with a population of 13,493. Battery Park City is in New York County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Living in Battery Park City offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Battery Park City there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Battery Park City and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Battery Park City are above average.

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About Battery Park City...
Population
13,493

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,596,697
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$3,491
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    67%
  • Own
    33%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    209.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    19
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,072.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    76.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$226,551
National
$69,021
Families with Children
33%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    46%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    41%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    7%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    5%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    national  11%

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