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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    D+
  2. Crime & Safety
    C-
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    C
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    D
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    A
Core City is a neighborhood in Detroit, Michigan with a population of 4,783. Core City is in Wayne County. Living in Core City offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Core City there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Core City and residents tend to be liberal.
About Core City...
Population
4,783

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$63,625
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$454
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    72%
  • Own
    28%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    748.6
    282.7
  • Murder
    41.6
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    145.6
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    811
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,102.1
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    769.4
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$33,537
National
$55,322
Families with Children
21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    39%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    13%
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The homes in this area is growing for the better. With a lot of new homes beginning built from the inner downtown and sounding areas.But we still have the beautiful older homes some with good structure and most with out. I feel they should be remodel instead of being demolished.
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This community has elders who have been here over 100years.Every community event is a hit.
NIts a very friendly commuinty that's has many differnt races.