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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    D-
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    A
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    NG
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    NG
South Middle River is a neighborhood in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. South Middle River is in Broward County. Living in South Middle River offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In South Middle River there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Residents of South Middle River tend to be liberal. The public schools in South Middle River are above average.
About South Middle River...
Population

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$155,617
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,103
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    67%
  • Own
    33%
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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
$29,582
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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South Middle River Reviews

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People tend to live here for a while before moving and some have been living here all their life. Lots of pets, people in the community seems nice.
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The cost of housing is okay depending on your income and not many vacant or abandoned properties.
I would always recommend others trying to raise a family to move here.