Livability Score

63
/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 A

There are lots of amenities close to this location.
Coffee (0) F
Cafe Marcel Creperie and Espresso Bar
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Gemstone Cafe
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Barista Del Barrio
Coffee Shop
Epic Cafe
Coffee Shop
Time Market
Coffee Shop
Ike's Coffee
Coffee Shop
Woops!
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Cartel Coffee Lab
Coffee Shop
Caffé Lucé
Coffee Shop
Raging Sage
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
The Scented Leaf
Coffee Shop
Espresso Art
Coffee Shop
Ni Hao Tea
Coffee Shop
Chocolate Iguana
Coffee Shop
CORE Nutrition
Coffee Shop
Chatime
Coffee Shop
Exo Roast Co.
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
The Scoop
Coffee Shop
Café Zopé
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (0) A+
Mural No tell Motel
Attraction
Miracle Mile Historic District
Attraction
The Community Playhouse
Theatre Arts
Postal History Foundation
Museum
Museum of Art
Museum
Arizona History Museum
Museum
John P. Schaefer Center for Creative Photography
Art Gallery
H. H. Franklin Auto Museum
Museum
Goddess of Agave
Attraction
The Tucson Fine Mineral Gallery
Art Gallery
Arizona State Museum
Museum
Mr. Heads Gallery
Art Gallery
Clay Art Center
Theatre Arts
Arizona State Museum South
Museum
Solar Culture
Art Gallery
Unknown Name
Attraction
Snob Row
Attraction
Presidio San Augustin del Tucson
Museum
Tucson Presidio
Attraction
Presidio San Agustin Del Tucson
Museum
Presidio San Agustin Del Tucson
Museum
Butterfly Mural
Attraction
Old Pueblo Trolley Barn
Museum
J. Knox Corbett House
Museum
Unknown Name
Attraction
Food and Drink (0) D-
Jack in the Box
Fast Food
Burger King
Fast Food
Brother John’s Beer, Bourbon, and BBQ
Bar
Subway
Fast Food
Little Caesars
Fast Food
Sonic
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Unknown Name
Fast Food
Meet Rack Bar and Grill
Bar
Unknown Name
Fast Food
Wienerschnitzel
Fast Food
Venture-N
Bar
Boondocks
Bar
Popeyes
Fast Food
Dairy Queen
Fast Food
Del Taco
Fast Food
Domino's
Fast Food
eegee
Fast Food
Jack in the Box
Fast Food
Potbelly
Fast Food
Smoothie Factory
Fast Food
Sonic
Fast Food
Lucky Wishbone
Fast Food
Unknown Name
Fast Food
IBT'S
Bar
Fitness (0) F
Blacklidge Community Center
Community Centre
Hellenic Community Center
Community Centre
YogaOasis Central
Gym
Frances McClelland Leadership Center
Community Centre
Student Union Memorial Center
Community Centre
Tucson Indian Center
Community Centre
Chuze Fitness
Gym
Yoga Oasis
Gym
FIT Studio
Gym
LA Fitness
Gym
Armory Park Center
Community Centre
Wildcat Crossfit
Gym
Unknown Name
Gym
Clubhouse
Community Centre
Santa Rosa Neighborhood Center
Community Centre
Snap Fitness
Gym
Yoga Connection
Gym
Groceries (0) F
Unknown Name
Grocery Store
Fry's Food and Drug
Grocery Store
Walmart Neighborhood Market
Grocery Store
Woops!
Bakery
Albertsons
Grocery Store
Food Conspiracy Co-op
Grocery Store
Albertsons
Grocery Store
Fry's Food and Drug
Grocery Store
Safeway
Grocery Store
Safeway
Grocery Store
La Baguette French Bakery
Bakery
Johnny Gibson's Downtown Market
Grocery Store
Safeway
Grocery Store
Sprouts Farmers Market
Grocery Store
La Estrella Bakery
Bakery
Dolce Pastello Cakes
Bakery
Unknown Name
Grocery Store
Trader Joe's
Grocery Store
Rincon Market
Grocery Store
17th Street Market
Grocery Store
Safeway
Grocery Store
Mendez Bakery and Tortillas
Bakery
Albertsons
Grocery Store
Whole Foods Market
Grocery Store
Walmart Neighborhood Market
Grocery Store
Parks (4) A+
Unknown Name
Playground
Balboa Heights Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Laguna Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Keeling Desert Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Jacinto Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Mansfield Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Shops (3) A+
Miracle Barber Shop
Hairdresser
Charlie's Barber Shop
Hairdresser
Malex Communications
Convenience Store
Metro by T-Mobile
Electronics
Marjon Ceramics
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
ampm
Convenience Store
Circle K
Convenience Store
Summit Brick Company
Convenience Store
BIKAS ()
Bicycle
99 Cent Store
Discount Store
Nail 2001
Beauty
Circle K
Convenience Store
Cricket Wireless
Electronics
Rent-A-Center
Furniture
Complete Furniture
Furniture
QuikTrip
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
RP Food Store
Convenience Store
Dollar Tree
Discount Store
QuikTrip
Convenience Store
Creative Awards Inc
Gift Shop
Star Gems Inc
Fashion
Circle K
Convenience Store
Circle K
Convenience Store
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commute A+

Of all people who commute, 17.3% take public transportation in Balboa Heights.
Public Transit Stops (1)
Stops & Stations
A+
Oracle/Jacinto
Bus Stop
Oracle/Jacinto
Bus Stop
Oracle/Grant
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Oracle/Alturas
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Grant/Oracle
Bus Stop
Oracle/Glenn
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Grant/Oracle
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Oracle/Glenn
Bus Stop
Oracle/Grant
Bus Stop
Oracle/Rillito
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Oracle/Flores
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Oracle/Blacklidge north
Bus Stop
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Oracle/Blacklidge south
Bus Stop
Oracle/Plata
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
17.3%
A
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cost of living A+

The cost of living in Balboa Heights is 91/100 - which is 10% lower than Arizona.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
A
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
C+
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crime F

Balboa Heights crime rates are 5,689 per 100k, which is 129% higher than Arizona
Property Crime
4,702 crimes per 100k
F
Violent Crime
987 crimes per 100k
F
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employment F

The median income in Balboa Heights is $19,514 - which is 62% lower than Arizona.
Med. Household Income
$19,514
F
Unemployment Rate
11.9%
F
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health C-

There are many hospitals, police and fire stations.
Health & Safety (0)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
D-
Unknown Name
Nursing Home
Saint Luke’s Home
Nursing Home
Tucson Police Department - West
Police
Walmart Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Tucson Police Department - West
Police
Tucson Fire Department Station 8
Fire Station
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Walgreens
Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Banner University Medical Center Tucson
Hospital
Leon Levy Cancer Center
Clinic
Sydney E. Salmon Building
Clinic
Anesthesiology
Doctor
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Walgreens
Pharmacy
NextCare Urgent Care
Clinic
Carol McGonigle, DDS
Dentist
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Campus Health
Doctor
Banner Urgent Care
Clinic
University of Arizona Police
Police
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
D-
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housing C

Balboa Heights home prices are $97,600 - which is 45% lower than Arizona
Home Price
$97,600
F
Home Appreciation Rate
13%
A-
Home Affordability
5x (home price to income ratio)
F
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schools D

The Balboa Heights graduation rate is 54% - which is 34% lower than Arizona
School Test Scores
N/A
High School Grad. Rates
54%
F
Elementary Schools (0) D-
E C Nash School
Helen Keeling Elementary School
Tucson Collegiate Prep
Pima Partnership Academy
Seneca Preparatory Academy
International School Of Tucson
Academy Adventures Mid-Town
First Southern Christian School
L M Prince School
Southeast Region
Amphitheater Middle School
Rillito Center
Walter Douglas Elementary School
Montessori Schoolhouse
Montessori Schoolhouse
Asdb/Tucson Deaf School
Asdb/Tucson Blind School
Satori Charter School
Paulo Freire Freedom School - University
Al Huda Islamic School
Mexicayotl Academy
Imago Dei Middle School
Satori
Tully Elementary Accelerated Magnet School
Davis Bilingual Magnet School
High Schools (0) C-
Alternative Computerized Education (Ace) Charter High School
Desert Rose Academy Charter School
Pima Partnership School The
Amphitheater High School
Pcjted - Amphitheater High School
Tucson Preparatory School
Southeast Region
Salpointe Catholic High School
Rillito Center
Asdb/Tucson Deaf School
Asdb/Tucson Blind School
Presidio School
Copper Point High School
Academy Of Math And Science
Pcjted - Flowing Wells High School
Pima County Jted At Flowing Wells
Flowing Wells Digital Campus
Flowing Wells High School
Nosotros Academy
Pcjted - Tucson High School
Tucson Magnet High School
City High School
Intermountain Academy
Amphi Academy Online
Pima County Jted At Amphi Land Lab
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  • Balboa Heights has a Livability Score of 63/100, which is considered average
  • Balboa Heights crime rates are 37% higher than the Tucson average
  • Cost of living in Balboa Heights is 10% lower than the Tucson average
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A Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Balboa Heights? Yes, there are lots of amenities close to this location.

Parks

Unknown Name
Balboa Heights Park
Unknown Name
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Laguna Park
Unknown Name
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Entertainment

Mural No tell Motel
Miracle Mile Historic District
The Community Playhouse
Postal History Foundation
Museum of Art
Arizona History Museum
John P. Schaefer Center for Creative Photography
H. H. Franklin Auto Museum

Food & Drink

Jack in the Box
Burger King
Brother John’s Beer, Bourbon, and BBQ
Subway
Little Caesars
Sonic
McDonald's
Unknown Name

F Commute

Is public transit available in Balboa Heights? Of all people who commute, 17.3% take public transportation in Balboa Heights.
Drive to Work
50%

26% lower than the US average

Take Public Transit
17%

15% higher than the US average

Walk to Work
3%

1% higher than the US average

F Health & Safety

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

Hospitals

Saint Mary's Hospital
Tucson Medical Center
Southern Arizona VA Health Care System
Banner University Medical Center Tucson
Banner - University Medical Center South
Saint Joseph's Hospital
Cornerstone Hospital of Southeastern Arizona
Arizona Cancer Center

Pharmacies

CVS Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
Walgreens
Walgreens
Walgreens
Walgreens
Walgreens
CVS Pharmacy

Doctors

Campus Health
Evan Kligman, MD
codac
Copperstate OBGYN
Anesthesiology
Associates in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Urgent Care
Tristan Berry, M.D.

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