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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    A
Palisades is a neighborhood in Washington, D.C., District of Columbia with a population of 7,816. Palisades is in District of Columbia County and is one of the best places to live in District of Columbia. Living in Palisades offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Palisades there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Palisades and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Palisades are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,279,026
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$2,478
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    18%
  • Own
    82%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    52
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    13
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    92
    500
  • Theft
    720
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    105
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$191,904
National
$55,322
Children
18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    54%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    31%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    10%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    4%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    13%
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