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New Haven
  • City in Connecticut

Report Card

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

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New Haven is a city in Connecticut with a population of 130,331. New Haven is in New Haven County. Living in New Haven offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In New Haven there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in New Haven and residents tend to be liberal.

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About New Haven...
Population
130,331

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$199,000
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,196
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    72%
  • Own
    28%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    604.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    10
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    34.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    246
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    505
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,743.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    551
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    16%
  • 25-34 years
    19%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    19%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    national  12%

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