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Orlando
  • City in Florida

Report Card

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

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Orlando is a city in Florida with a population of 284,817. Orlando is in Orange County and is one of the best places to live in Florida. Living in Orlando offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Orlando there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Orlando and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Orlando are above average.

About

About Orlando...
Population
284,817

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$262,500
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,253
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    63%
  • Own
    37%
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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
    619.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    10.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    57.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    172.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    408.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,003.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    391.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    23%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  11%

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