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  1. Public Schools
    A
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    A+
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    NG
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    NG
Yale is a neighborhood in Richardson, Texas. Yale is in Dallas County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Yale offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Yale there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Residents of Yale tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Yale are highly rated.
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Population

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$158,695
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,345
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    12%
  • Own
    88%
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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
$90,350
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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Yale Reviews

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I think this area is great for a family. There are many nearby amenities such as gas station, nearby parks, restaurants, hardware store, fast foods, auto shops, car wash, super-markets, and malls within a 15 minute drive. I absolutely love living here because it feels safe and the crime rate is low which bring peace for the children in the house. The general atmosphere seems friendly and the neighbors are welcoming and caring.
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I think I would choose to live here again, it's the perfect distance from Dallas, and has a lot of culture in itself. There are hidden gems all over the town, and there are a lot of wonderful parks. You just have to be willing to look. I think that this area is improving and has a high potential for families with children.
It's a safe area, crime isn't very prevalent. The police are around my area of town sometimes, but not very often because they aren't highly demanded in my area of town.