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Highland Park
  • Neighborhood in Seattle, WA

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade A+
  7. Jobs
    grade B minus
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Highland Park is a neighborhood in Seattle, Washington with a population of 9,332. Highland Park is in King County. Living in Highland Park offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Highland Park there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Highland Park and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Highland Park are above average.

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About Highland Park...
Population
9,332

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$438,222
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,263
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    59%
  • Own
    41%
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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
    168.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    52.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    960.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,640.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    1,509.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$49,921
National
$62,843
Families with Children
28%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    19%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    18%
    national  12%

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