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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    D
  3. Housing
    D-
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    D
  6. Diversity
    C
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    D-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    A+
Penrose is a neighborhood in Detroit, Michigan with a population of 1,164. Penrose is in Wayne County. Living in Penrose offers residents a suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Penrose there are a lot of parks. Residents of Penrose tend to be liberal.
About Penrose...
Population
1,164

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$45,662
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$404
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    87%
  • Own
    13%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
D
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    2,363
    283
  • Murder
    169
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    1,097
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    928
    500
  • Theft
    2,869
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    1,013
    284
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Residents

Diversity
C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$14,509
National
$55,322
Children
15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    1%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    2%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    17%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    40%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    41%
    13%
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