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Downtown/Centre City
  • Neighborhood in San Diego, CA

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  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 A+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade D
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A

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Downtown/Centre City is a neighborhood in San Diego, California with a population of 37,527. Downtown/Centre City is in San Diego County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Downtown/Centre City offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Downtown/Centre City there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Downtown/Centre City and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Downtown/Centre City are above average.

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About Downtown/Centre City...
Population
37,527

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$557,634
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,527
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    74%
  • Own
    26%
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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
    528.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    3.1
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    596.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    1,610.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,594.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    15.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$72,678
National
$62,843
Families with Children
5%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    22%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    31%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    13%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  12%

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