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Suffolk
  • Suburb of Norfolk, VA

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

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Suffolk is a suburb of Norfolk with a population of 91,383. Suffolk is in Suffolk City County. Living in Suffolk offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Suffolk there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Suffolk.

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About Suffolk...
Population
91,383

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$265,600
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,231
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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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
    400
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    6.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    23.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    62.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    114
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,517.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    172.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    national  11%

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