Livability Score

55
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities D+

There are some amenities close to this location.
Coffee (0) F
The Gathering Coffee Co.
Coffee Shop
Replay Café
Coffee Shop
Milano Bakery & Cafe
Coffee Shop
Hannan Cafe
Coffee Shop
Cass Cafe
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Great Lakes Roasting Company
Coffee Shop
Tim Hortons
Coffee Shop
Cairo Coffee
Coffee Shop
Anthology Coffee
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Bea’s Detroit -Cafe
Coffee Shop
Stella Good Coffee
Coffee Shop
Germack
Coffee Shop
The Bottom Line Coffee House
Coffee Shop
Cafe Alto
Coffee Shop
Awake Cafe
Coffee Shop
People s record
Coffee Shop
Cafe 1923
Coffee Shop
Boostan Cafe
Coffee Shop
Café Sonshine (by CDC)
Coffee Shop
Hot Taco
Coffee Shop
Oloman Cafe
Coffee Shop
Astoria Pastry Shop
Coffee Shop
Europa Cafe
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (0) C-
Ford Piquette Avenue Plant
Museum
Charles H. Wright Museum of African-American History
Museum
Unknown Name
Attraction
Unknown Name
Museum
Scarab Club
Art Gallery
Michigan Science Center
Museum
Detroit Film Theater
Cinema
Hellenic Museum of Michigan
Museum
Detroit Institute of Arts
Museum
Exhibit 3000
Museum
N’Namdi
Art Gallery
Detroit Historical Museum
Museum
Heidelberg Project
Attraction
First Congregational Living Museum
Museum
Detroit Artists Market
Art Gallery
Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit
Museum
Majestic Theatre
Theatre Arts
Garden Bowl
Bowling Alley
Hilberry Theatre
Theatre Arts
Detroit Children’s Museum
Museum
Heidelberg Project
Attraction
Garden Theatre
Theatre Arts
Bert's Warehouse Theater
Theatre Arts
Robert A. and Maggie Allesee Rehearsal Hall
Theatre Arts
The Cube
Theatre Arts
Food and Drink (1) F
Raven Lounge
Bar
Kiesling
Bar
Louie's Corned Beef and Ham
Fast Food
Krispy Krunchy Chicken
Fast Food
Market Street Liquor
Alcohol
Clay Super Coney Island
Fast Food
Domino's
Fast Food
Bucharest Grill
Fast Food
Apex Bar
Bar
Star of Woodward Liquor
Alcohol
Parks Old Style Bar-B-Q
Fast Food
D Motown Deli
Deli
McDonald's
Fast Food
Subway
Fast Food
Savvy Sliders
Fast Food
Tony V's
Bar
White Castle
Fast Food
Campus Diner
Fast Food
Common Pub
Bar
Woodward Cocktail Bar
Bar
Motor City Liquor
Alcohol
Fresh Rootz, LLC
Fast Food
The Potato Place
Fast Food
The Potato Place
Fast Food
Olympic Grill
Fast Food
Fitness (0) F
International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit
Community Centre
Detroit's Afro American Mission
Community Centre
The Michigan Urban Farming Initiative Community Resource Center
Community Centre
Society of Saint Vincent de Paul
Community Centre
Hannan Center
Community Centre
Thomas Activities Building
Community Centre
St. Patrick Senior Center
Community Centre
St. Patrick Senior Center
Community Centre
Cass Community Services
Community Centre
F45 Training
Gym
Downtown Boxing Gym
Gym
Greater New Mount Moriah Banquet & Conference Center
Community Centre
The Family Place
Community Centre
James and Grace Lee Boggs Center to Nurture Community Leadership
Community Centre
Woodbridge Community Youth Center
Community Centre
Coleman A. Young Community Center
Community Centre
Coleman A. Young Community Center
Community Centre
Considine Little Rock Recreation Center
Community Centre
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Community Centre
Unknown Name
Community Centre
Bank Suey
Community Centre
Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament Community Center
Community Centre
Pure Barre
Gym
Butzel Family Recreation Center
Gym
CrossFit in the D
Gym
Groceries (0) F
Food Pride Super Market
Grocery Store
Wigley's Famous Corned Beef
Butcher
Save-A-Lot
Grocery Store
Al's fesh Fish, Chicken, Seafood
Seafood
Whole Foods Market
Grocery Store
The Mushroom Hub
Health Food
Kaps Wholesale Foods
Butcher
Mongers' Provisions
Cheese
Mr. Fish & Seafood Inc.
Seafood
Avalon International Breads
Bakery
Adam's Meats
Butcher
Capital Poultry
Grocery Store
Eastern Market Seafood Co
Seafood
E & H Packing
Butcher
Gratiot Central Market
Grocery Store
Unknown Name
Seafood
University Foods
Grocery Store
King Cole Foods
Grocery Store
New Palace Bakery
Bakery
Peaches & Greens
Grocery Store
Janes Market Liquor Store
Grocery Store
Family Fair Marketplace
Grocery Store
Martha Washington Bakery
Bakery
Chene Fish & Seafood
Seafood
Al-Haramain International Foods
Grocery Store
Parks (2) A+
James Vernor Playground
Park
Perrien Park
Park
Dabrowski Park
Park
Circle Forest
Park
Callahan Playground
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
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Playground
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Playground
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Playground
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Playground
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Playground
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Playground
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Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
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Playground
Forest Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
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Playground
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Playground
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Playground
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Playground
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Playground
Peck Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
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Playground
Shops (2) D-
Marathon
Convenience Store
Mobil Mart
Convenience Store
Marathon
Convenience Store
Citgo
Convenience Store
Vault of Midnight
Books
Mobil Mart
Convenience Store
Sunoco
Convenience Store
I-75 Truck Stop
Convenience Store
Eden Esthetics
Beauty
Marathon
Convenience Store
Marathon
Convenience Store
Tiger Mart
Convenience Store
Family Dollar
Discount Store
Justin One
Convenience Store
BP Shop
Convenience Store
London Luggage Shop
Fashion
Sharper Vision
Optician
Citgo
Convenience Store
Carhartt
Clothing
Campus Corner
Convenience Store
Bob's Classic Kicks
Shoes
Joe Porters Menswear
Clothing
Barber Station
Hairdresser
Presidential Suites
Hairdresser
Marathon
Convenience Store
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commute A+

Of all people who commute, 21.7% take public transportation in Poletown East.
Public Transit Stops (18)
Stops & Stations
A+
Chene / Ferry (SB)
Bus Stop
Chene / Ferry (NB)
Bus Stop
Chene / Frederick (NB)
Bus Stop
Chene / Frederick (SB)
Bus Stop
Chene / Hendrie (SB)
Bus Stop
Chene / Hendrie (NB)
Bus Stop
Warren / St Aubin (WB)
Bus Stop
Chene / Warren (NB)
Bus Stop
Warren / Chene (WB)
Bus Stop
Chene / Medbury (NB)
Bus Stop
Chene / Warren (SB)
Bus Stop
Warren / Grandy (WB)
Bus Stop
East Grand Blvd / St Aubin (EB)
Bus Stop
East Grand Blvd / Chene NS (EB)
Bus Stop
East Grand Blvd / Chene (WB)
Bus Stop
Forest / St Aubin (EB)
Bus Stop
Chene / Forest (NB)
Bus Stop
Forest / Chene (EB)
Bus Stop
Chene / Forest (SB)
Bus Stop
East Grand Blvd / Hamtramck Assembly Gate 1 NS (WB)
Bus Stop
Warren / McDougall (WB)
Bus Stop
Warren / DDOT Headquarters (WB)
Bus Stop
Forest / Grandy (EB)
Bus Stop
Warren / Rivard (EB)
Bus Stop
Harper / East Grand Blvd (EB)
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
21.7%
A
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cost of living A+

The cost of living in Poletown East is 82/100 - which is 8% lower than Michigan.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
A+
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
A+
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crime F

Poletown East crime rates are 9,040 per 100k, which is 353% higher than Michigan
Property Crime
6,223 crimes per 100k
F
Violent Crime
2,818 crimes per 100k
F
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employment F

The median income in Poletown East is $24,625 - which is 52% lower than Michigan.
Med. Household Income
$24,625
F
Unemployment Rate
6.8%
F
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health D

There are some hospitals, police and fire stations.
Health & Safety (0)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
B+
Engine Number 23 Fire Station
Fire Station
Kresge Eye Institute
Hospital
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan Specialty Center
Clinic
John D. Dingell VA Medical Center
Hospital
Karmanos Cancer Institute
Clinic
Tolan Park Medical Building
Clinic
Waller Health Center
Clinic
Detroit Medical Center
Hospital
Engine House #11
Fire Station
Unknown Name
Fire Station
Wayne County Sheriff's Office
Police
Rite Aid
Pharmacy
DFD Ladder No. 5/3rd battalion/Engine No. 6
Fire Station
WSU Physician's Group
Doctor
WSU Police Department
Police
Knight Drugs
Pharmacy
My Detroit Dentist
Dentist
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Unknown Name
Clinic
Sierra Medical Group
Clinic
Team Wellness Center – East
Hospital
Unknown Name
Clinic
PharMor
Pharmacy
Midtown Rx Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
F
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housing A+

Poletown East home prices are $38,950 - which is 70% lower than Michigan
Home Price
$38,950
F
Home Appreciation Rate
66%
A+
Home Affordability
1.6x (home price to income ratio)
A+
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schools F

The Poletown East graduation rate is 64% - which is 26% lower than Michigan
School Test Scores
N/A
High School Grad. Rates
64%
F
Elementary Schools (0) D-
Plymouth Educational Center
Golightly Education Center
University Preparatory Academy Psad Middle
The James And Grace Lee Boggs School
University Preparatory Science And Math Psad Middle School
Pathways Global Leadership Academy
Spain Elementarymiddle School
Detroit Edison Public School Academy
Rosshill Academy Elementary
Holbrook School
University Preparatory Academy Psad Elementary
Henry Ford Academy School For Creative Studies Psad
Oakland International Academy Middle
Capstone Academy Charter School Sda South Campus
Oakland International Academy Elementary
Oakland International Academy K1
University Preparatory Science And Math Elementary
University Preparatory Academy Psad Elementary
Academy Of International Studies
Tau Beta School
Hanley International Academy
Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy Depaul
Orchard Academy
Edmonson Montessori
Gee Edmonson Academy
High Schools (0) F
Benjamin Carson School For Science And Medicine
Detroit Edison Public School Academy High School
Crockett Career And Technical Center
Detroit Collegiate High School
University Preparatory Academy Psad High School
Henry Ford Academy School For Creative Studies Psad
Capstone Academy Charter School Sda South Campus
Detroit School Of Arts
Oakland International Academy High School
Frontier International Academy
Detroit Delta Preparatory Academy For Social Justice
Covenant House Academy Detroit East Site
Detroit International Academy For Young Women
Cass Technical High School
Capstonewayne Co Juvenile Detention Fac
Horizon High School
Douglass Academy For Young Men
King High School
Hamtramck High School
Way Michigan
University Preparatory Science And Math Psad High School
Legacy Academy
Detroit Collegiate Preparatory High School Northwestern
Covenant House Academy Detroit Central Site
Detroit Public Safety Academy
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ratings F

Poletown East has an overall rating of 2% from 1 reviews.
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Poletown East Area Facts

  • Poletown East has a Livability Score of 55/100, which is considered below average
  • Poletown East crime rates are 39% higher than the Detroit average
  • Cost of living in Poletown East is 3% lower than the Detroit average
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D+ Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Poletown East? Yes, there are some amenities close to this location.

Parks

James Vernor Playground
Perrien Park
Dabrowski Park
Circle Forest
Callahan Playground
Unknown Name
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Entertainment

Ford Piquette Avenue Plant
Charles H. Wright Museum of African-American History
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Scarab Club
Michigan Science Center
Detroit Film Theater
Hellenic Museum of Michigan

Food & Drink

Raven Lounge
Kiesling
Louie's Corned Beef and Ham
Krispy Krunchy Chicken
Market Street Liquor
Clay Super Coney Island
Domino's
Bucharest Grill

A+ Commute

Is public transit available in Poletown East? Of all people who commute, 21.7% take public transportation in Poletown East.
Drive to Work
57%

26% lower than the US average

Take Public Transit
22%

20% higher than the US average

Walk to Work
3%

1% higher than the US average

F Health & Safety

Is Poletown East a healthy and safe place to live? No, there are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,

Hospitals

Detroit Medical Center
Kresge Eye Institute
DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital
St. John Hospital and Medical Center
Henry Ford Hospital
St. John Providence Hospital
John D. Dingell VA Medical Center
Samaritan Center

Pharmacies

University Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
Platinum Care Pharmacy
Wyoming Discount Health Mart Pharmacy
Southwest Discount Pharmacy
Town Pharmacy
Knight Drugs
Walgreens

Doctors

Grace Dialysis Center
DMC Health Care Center - Detroit
Bon Secours Internal Medicine
Northeast Physician Associates Health Center
WSU Physician's Group
Medicina Urbana
Detroit Medical Center
Lawrence B Rubin Dpm Pc

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