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Central Northwest
  • Neighborhood in Houston, TX

Report Card

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

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Central Northwest is a neighborhood in Houston, Texas with a population of 45,609. Central Northwest is in Harris County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Central Northwest offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Central Northwest there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Central Northwest and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Central Northwest are above average.

About

About Central Northwest...
Population
45,609

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$436,071
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,479
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%
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Central Northwest Rankings

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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
    290.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    4.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    421.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    1,162.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,672.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    483
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$107,881
National
$75,149
Families with Children
32%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    20%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    16%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    national  11%

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