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  6. Diversity
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Bedford-Stuyvesant is a neighborhood in New York City, New York with a population of 188,930. Bedford-Stuyvesant is in Kings County. Living in Bedford-Stuyvesant offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Bedford-Stuyvesant there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Bedford-Stuyvesant and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Bedford-Stuyvesant are above average.

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About Bedford-Stuyvesant...
Population
188,930

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$997,466
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,453
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    77%
  • Own
    23%
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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
    1,347.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    10.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    335.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    345.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,586
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    103.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$57,130
National
$62,843
Families with Children
25%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    16%
    national  12%

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