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Flatlands
  • Neighborhood in New York City, NY

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade D+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  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 minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B

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Flatlands is a neighborhood in New York City, New York with a population of 61,867. Flatlands is in Kings County. Living in Flatlands offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Flatlands there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Flatlands and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Flatlands are above average.

About

About Flatlands...
Population
61,867

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$657,381
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,765
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    38%
  • Own
    62%
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Flatlands Rankings

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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
    402.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    5.8
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    112.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    107.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,202.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    59.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$88,729
National
$75,149
Families with Children
31%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    national  11%

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