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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    A
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    C-
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B+
Silver Lake is a neighborhood in Providence, Rhode Island with a population of 20,832. Silver Lake is in Providence County. Living in Silver Lake offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Silver Lake there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Silver Lake and residents tend to be liberal.
About Silver Lake...
Population
20,832

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$161,227
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$954
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    54%
  • Own
    46%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    216
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    77
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    423
    500
  • Theft
    749
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    110
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$42,982
National
$55,322
Children
23%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    8%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    38%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    30%
    13%
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The experience living in my neighborhood has proven to be lackluster. People seem very comfortable and reclusive.
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In one specific instance, there happened to be a hit ordered on my neighbor. It took at least 30 minuets for the police to come.
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