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Southside
  • Neighborhood in Berkeley, CA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  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 A+

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Southside is a neighborhood in Berkeley, California with a population of 9,051. Southside is in Alameda County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Southside offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Southside there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Southside and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Southside are highly rated.

About

About Southside...
Population
9,051

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$791,700
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,931
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    97%
  • Own
    3%
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Crime & Safety

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

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$37,245
National
$69,021
Families with Children
1%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    22%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    38%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    11%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

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