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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    D+
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    A+
  9. Cost of Living
    D+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    A
Downtown is a neighborhood in Redwood City, California with a population of 2,879. Downtown is in San Mateo County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Downtown offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Downtown there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Downtown and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Downtown are above average.
About Downtown...
Population
2,879

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$770,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$2,819
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    97%
  • Own
    3%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$94,061
National
$55,322
Families with Children
18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    29%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    19%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    14%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    13%
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Downtown Reviews

1 review
The weather is usually nice, and sunny. The area is very clean and secure, but at the same time its expensive
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