West Side 52 Poor
West Side Livability #19 ranked neighborhood in Newark#50 ranked neighborhood in New JerseyRanks better than 5% of areas
A+ West Side Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D+ West Side Cost of Living Cost of living is 15% lower than New Jersey
West Side
1055% more expensive than the US average
Newark
11212% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
West Side cost of living
F West Side Crime Total crime is 124% higher than New Jersey
Total crime
3,61340% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2840% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-14%Year over year crime is down
West Side crime
F West Side Employment Household income is 60% lower than New Jersey
Median household income
$29,55247% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$15,35849% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
14%200% higher than the US average
West Side employment
D- West Side Housing Home value is 53% lower than New Jersey
Median home value
$149,62319% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$1,0319% higher than the US average
Home ownership
28%57% lower than the US average
West Side real estate or West Side rentals
F West Side Schools HS graduation rate is 13% lower than New Jersey
High school grad. rates
75%9% lower than the US average
School test scores
17%65% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
West Side K-12 schools
N/A West Side User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in West Side
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n/a 0 total ratings
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n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      West Side transportation information

      StatisticWest SideNewarkNew Jersey
      Average one way commuten/a35min31min
      Workers who drive to work52.0%49.9%71.7%
      Workers who carpool9.7%12.3%8.1%
      Workers who take public transit31.9%26.5%11.2%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%0.3%0.3%
      Workers who walk4.0%8.0%3.0%
      Working from home1.3%1.7%4.1%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)01 (3)3
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)02 (7)6

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      Source: The West Side, Newark, NJ data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).