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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    A
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
    NG
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    NG
Tarpon River is a neighborhood in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Tarpon River is in Broward County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Tarpon River offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Tarpon River there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Residents of Tarpon River tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Tarpon River are above average.
About Tarpon River...
Population

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$242,188
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,162
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    44%
  • Own
    56%
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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
$66,373
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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Tarpon River Reviews

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I love the weather and love living close to the beach. The one thing I don't like is the quality of people. I feel like most of the community here is superficial and not genuine. For the most part people here care about themselves and not helping others.
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