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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
    C+
  8. Weather
    A
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B+
Lake Ridge is a neighborhood in Fort Lauderdale, Florida with a population of 3,260. Lake Ridge is in Broward County. Living in Lake Ridge offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Lake Ridge there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Lake Ridge and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Lake Ridge are above average.
About Lake Ridge...
Population
3,260

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$316,771
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,115
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    85%
  • Own
    15%
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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
$44,699
National
$55,322
Families with Children
15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%
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Lake Ridge Reviews

2 reviews
It is close to a bad neighborhood, but close to areas such as downtown Fort Lauderdale and Las Olas.
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In close proximity to a bad neighborhood, but I have not personally experienced any crime or safety issues