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Great Kills is a neighborhood in New York City, New York with a population of 27,749. Great Kills is in Richmond County. Living in Great Kills offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Great Kills there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Great Kills and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Great Kills are above average.

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About Great Kills...
Population
27,749

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$517,156
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,838
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    17%
  • Own
    83%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    168.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    34.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    48.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    285.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    17.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$101,550
National
$62,843
Families with Children
32%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  12%

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