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Sun Valley
  • Neighborhood in San Rafael, CA

Report Card

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

editorial

Sun Valley is a neighborhood in San Rafael, California with a population of 3,851. Sun Valley is in Marin County. Living in Sun Valley offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Sun Valley there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Sun Valley and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Sun Valley are above average.

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About Sun Valley...
Population
3,851

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$992,738
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$2,171
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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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 B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$117,438
National
$62,843
Families with Children
29%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    26%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    42%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  12%

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