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Sylvania
  • Suburb of Toledo, OH

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

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Sylvania is a suburb of Toledo with a population of 19,143. Sylvania is in Lucas County and is one of the best places to live in Ohio. Living in Sylvania offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Sylvania there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Sylvania and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Sylvania are highly rated.

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About Sylvania...
Population
19,143

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$178,800
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$858
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    26%
  • Own
    74%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    47.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    21
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    89.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    745.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    36.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    19%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  12%

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