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

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Richmond is a neighborhood in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with a population of 28,916. Richmond is in Philadelphia County. Living in Richmond offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Richmond there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Richmond and residents tend to be liberal.

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About Richmond...
Population
28,916

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$118,669
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,026
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    42%
  • Own
    58%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    289.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    3.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    275.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    311.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,820.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    100.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$43,142
National
$62,843
Families with Children
31%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    43%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    21%
    national  12%

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