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

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Coney Island is a neighborhood in New York City, New York with a population of 26,677. Coney Island is in Kings County. Living in Coney Island offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Coney Island there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Coney Island and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Coney Island are above average.

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About Coney Island...
Population
26,677

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$590,942
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$856
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    90%
  • Own
    10%
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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
    1,788
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    7.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    272.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    126.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,101.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    51.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$30,205
National
$62,843
Families with Children
33%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    17%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    30%
    national  12%

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