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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    NG
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    NG
Westchester is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina. Westchester is in Mecklenburg County. Living in Westchester offers residents a suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. Residents of Westchester tend to be liberal.
About Westchester...
Population

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$90,007
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$872
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    53%
  • Own
    47%
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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
$34,776
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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Westchester Reviews

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I absolutely love my city when it comes to nightlife! We have the absolute best clubs, and bars. There is honestly something for everyone here!
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Our public services are amazing. Our police officers and firefighters try their hardest to protect our city!
It varies on what type of store you want to go into. We have an okay combination of random off-the-wall stores in this area, but some of them are honestly pointless because they don't have practical things inside of them.