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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    A
Population
12,047

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$366,073
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,419
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    46%
  • Own
    54%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    51
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    84
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    472
    500
  • Theft
    1,246
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    345
    284

Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$66,424
National
$55,322
Children
11%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    33%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    39%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    15%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    13%
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I am aware of somewhat frequent bike thefts, however considering the proximity to a university, crime seems lower than I would expect.
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It's a nice atmosphere, but the stress of quickly increasing rent and difficult to find housing makes moving to or within Denver stressful.
Being right near a college, this area was very well kept, but going three blocks in any direction, you found a very different story.