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

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Silver Lake is a neighborhood in Los Angeles, California with a population of 33,634. Silver Lake is in Los Angeles County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Silver Lake offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Silver Lake there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Silver Lake and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Silver Lake are above average.

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About Silver Lake...
Population
33,634

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$928,431
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,693
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    65%
  • Own
    35%
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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
    126.9
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    5.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    67.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    1,053.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    997.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    478.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$93,830
National
$62,843
Families with Children
15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    20%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    38%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  12%

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