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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    D-
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    A+
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    D+
  10. Health & Fitness
    NG
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A+
  12. Commute
    NG
Riverside (Coast) is a neighborhood in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Riverside (Coast) is in Middlesex County and is one of the best places to live in Massachusetts. Living in Riverside (Coast) offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Riverside (Coast) there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Residents of Riverside (Coast) tend to be liberal. The public schools in Riverside (Coast) are highly rated.
About Riverside (Coast)...
Population

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$456,269
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,651
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    74%
  • Own
    26%
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Crime & Safety

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

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$69,438
National
$55,322
Children
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
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Riverside (Coast) Reviews

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If I could do it al over agin, I would definitely live here again. It is where I met my most beloved friends and my new school has given me so many new opportunities.
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Never had any trouble. Nothing ever hapend nor have I ever felt insecure.