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    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  12. Commute
    B+
Fauntleroy is a neighborhood in Seattle, Washington with a population of 8,267. Fauntleroy is in King County and is one of the best places to live in Washington. Living in Fauntleroy offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Fauntleroy there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Fauntleroy and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Fauntleroy are highly rated.
About Fauntleroy...
Population
8,267

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$615,707
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,375
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Fauntleroy Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    38.1
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    1,078.5
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,588.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    710.6
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$101,573
National
$55,322
Families with Children
24%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    24%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    36%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    11%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%
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Fauntleroy Reviews

2 reviews
i would live here again. the only issue i have with the area is rent is through the roof. but its close to everything i need and where i work. it has great trails and places to hang out by the beach. very quiet neighborhood. very clean compared to other parts of the city.
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haven't seen much crime in the area. i feel that the area is safe for the most part. just try not to go out alone after dark.