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West Side
  • Neighborhood in Stamford, CT

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

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West Side is a neighborhood in Stamford, Connecticut with a population of 18,173. West Side is in Fairfield County. Living in West Side offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In West Side there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in West Side and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in West Side are above average.

About

About West Side...
Population
18,173

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$521,578
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,556
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    76%
  • Own
    24%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$59,128
National
$62,843
Families with Children
39%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    19%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    17%
    national  12%

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