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Lawndale
  • Neighborhood in Philadelphia, PA

Report Card

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

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Lawndale is a neighborhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with a population of 29,773. Lawndale is in Philadelphia County. Living in Lawndale offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Lawndale there are a lot of bars and parks. Many families live in Lawndale and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About Lawndale...
Population
29,773

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$131,190
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$989
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    42%
  • Own
    58%
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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
    142.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    199.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    109.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    594.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    33.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$39,509
National
$62,843
Families with Children
39%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    13%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    37%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    19%
    national  12%

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