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Van Nuys
  • Neighborhood in Los Angeles, CA

Report Card

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

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Van Nuys is a neighborhood in Los Angeles, California with a population of 113,564. Van Nuys is in Los Angeles County. Living in Van Nuys offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Van Nuys there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Van Nuys and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Van Nuys are above average.

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About Van Nuys...
Population
113,564

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$497,382
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,345
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    75%
  • Own
    25%
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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
    309.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    5.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    176.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    638.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,235.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    423.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$49,551
National
$62,843
Families with Children
34%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    28%
    national  12%

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