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

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Sunset Park is a neighborhood in New York City, New York with a population of 104,834. Sunset Park is in Kings County. Living in Sunset Park offers residents a dense urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Sunset Park there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Sunset Park and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Sunset Park are above average.

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About Sunset Park...
Population
104,834

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$890,216
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,477
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    74%
  • Own
    26%
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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
    755.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    3.5
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    167.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    103.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    927.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    82.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$54,840
National
$62,843
Families with Children
35%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    12%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    42%
    national  12%

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