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  1. Public Schools
    D+
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    D
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    C-
  6. Diversity
    C-
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    C-
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    D-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    A
Central is a neighborhood in Cleveland, Ohio with a population of 12,250. Central is in Cuyahoga County. Living in Central offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Central there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Central and residents tend to be liberal.
About Central...
Population
12,250

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$30,844
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$337
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    93%
  • Own
    7%
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Central Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of neighborhoods based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    373.8
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    1,786
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    473.5
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,159.8
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    1,038.4
    284

Residents

Diversity
C-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$12,175
National
$55,322
Families with Children
48%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    2%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    4%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    32%
    13%
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