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  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
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  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  12. Commute
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Sherman Oaks is a neighborhood in Los Angeles, California with a population of 77,099. Sherman Oaks is in Los Angeles County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Sherman Oaks offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Sherman Oaks there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Sherman Oaks and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Sherman Oaks are above average.

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About Sherman Oaks...
Population
77,099

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$875,691
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,909
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    59%
  • Own
    41%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    126.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    81.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    919.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,258.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    206.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$100,563
National
$62,843
Families with Children
22%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    21%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    39%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  12%

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