Brookside

3 reviews
  1. Suburb in Delaware
A-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Real Estate
    B
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    A-
Suburb of
Philadelphia

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$191,400
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$1,075
National
$904
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    No Data
    264
  • Murder
    No Data
    5
  • Rape
    No Data
    37
  • Robbery
    No Data
    135
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    No Data
    575
  • Theft
    No Data
    2,114
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No Data
    257

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$58,470
National
$53,046
Children
17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    36%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    14%

    Reviews

    3 reviews
    • Excellent
      0
    • Very Good
      1
    • Average
      2
    • Poor
      0
    • Terrible
      0
    The job market has seemed to be restrained, but is slowly growing once more.
    • Niche User
    • Nov 26 2014
    Plenty of small and welcoming small businesses that offer good quality.
    • Niche User
    • Nov 26 2014
    There's not very much to do besides eat and go to the movies.
    • Niche User
    • Sep 19 2015