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North Ghent
  • Neighborhood in Norfolk, VA

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

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North Ghent is a neighborhood in Norfolk, Virginia with a population of 4,288. North Ghent is in Norfolk City County and is one of the best places to live in Virginia. In North Ghent, most residents rent their homes. In North Ghent there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in North Ghent and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in North Ghent are above average.

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About North Ghent...
Population
4,288

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$285,693
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,274
National
$1,062
Area Feel
No data available  
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    73%
  • Own
    27%
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Crime & Safety

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

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$69,450
National
$62,843
Families with Children
12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    26%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    36%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    8%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  12%

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