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Central City
  • Neighborhood in Salt Lake City, UT

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grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C minus
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  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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Central City is a neighborhood in Salt Lake City, Utah with a population of 12,577. Central City is in Salt Lake County and is one of the best places to live in Utah. Living in Central City offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Central City there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Central City and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Central City are above average.

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About Central City...
Population
12,577

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$302,121
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$902
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    80%
  • Own
    20%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    3,698.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    447.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    976.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    9,187.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    1,325.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$42,694
National
$62,843
Families with Children
7%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    20%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    29%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    16%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  12%

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