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Prospect Hill
  • Neighborhood in New Haven, CT

Report Card

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

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Prospect Hill is a neighborhood in New Haven, Connecticut with a population of 4,339. Prospect Hill is in New Haven County and is one of the best places to live in Connecticut. Living in Prospect Hill offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Prospect Hill there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Prospect Hill and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About Prospect Hill...
Population
4,339

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$642,553
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,254
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    71%
  • Own
    29%
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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+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$58,893
National
$62,843
Families with Children
37%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    52%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    13%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    13%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  12%

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