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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C-
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    C-
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B
Sylvan Hills is a neighborhood in Atlanta, Georgia with a population of 7,679. Sylvan Hills is in Fulton County. Living in Sylvan Hills offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Sylvan Hills there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Sylvan Hills and residents tend to be liberal.
About Sylvan Hills...
Population
7,679

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$75,870
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$844
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    58%
  • Own
    42%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    682.9
    282.7
  • Murder
    37.9
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    607.1
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    1,112.9
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,719.1
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    1,112.9
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$28,062
National
$55,322
Families with Children
18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    38%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    13%
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Sylvan Hills Reviews

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Sylvan Hills is a great area South West of Atlanta. It is close to all highways and the beltline. It is also however full of crime and greatly overlooked by the local government. The roads are full of potholes and will damage your car. The houses are over priced because the beltline is being extended to the area.
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Cars are broken into, stolen, and damaged in this area. It hapened to me more than 15 times within a year. The area has security guards walking around but that doesnt help
Very convient transportation. Crime rates are not so good