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Local Guide

See what Berkley, MI has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Berkley Demographics

Education

High School

19%

Associate's

29%

Bachelor's

34%

Master's

15%

Doctorate

2%

Family Size

2 people

47%

3 people

22%

4 people

24%

5 people

5%

6+ people

2%

Household Income

0-50k

24%

50-100k

34%

100-150k

24%

150-200k

10%

200k+

7%

Age

0-10

12%

10-20

10%

20-45

39%

45-65

27%

65+

13%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Berkley?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Apr '24-$1250$1385-
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Feb '24-$1250$1385-
Jan '24-$1195$1385-
Dec '23-$1195$1385-
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Sep '23-$1150$1335-
Aug '23-$1095$1285-
Jul '23-$1095$1285-
Jun '23-$1195$1335-
May '23-$1095$1335-
Apr '23-$1150$1385-

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Berkley

Berkley Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

22%

15-30 Mins

41%

30-40 Mins

23%

40-60 Mins

9%

60+ Mins

4%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 6969

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 15 of 25 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 22 of 25 renters

Percentage: 5656

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 18 of 25 renters

Top Scores: Restaurant, Coffee, Art

Things To Do In Berkley

Top Score

Restaurants

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Rest assured, you won't go hungry around here.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 54% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 23% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Oh la latte, not a bad spot for getting a cup of joe.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 65% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 17% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Berkley draws a crowd for its fine art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 26% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. Significantly more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are looking up, there's supermarkets to be found 'round here.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 91% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 71% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Berkley doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 23% more pet facilities than average
  3. 92% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Healthcare in Berkley doesn't tip the scales.

  1. A high number of medical facilities per resident
  2. 69% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 67% more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Berkley is running dry.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 19% more bars and clubs than average
  3. 90% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Parks

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Not too many park perks in Berkley.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 24% fewer parks than average
  3. 11% more parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. An average number of gyms
  3. 29% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 49% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 18% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer shops than average
  3. 100% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Berkley Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 25 of 25 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 25 of 25 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 23 of 25 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 22 of 25 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 21 of 25 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 20 of 25 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 20 of 25 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 19 of 25 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 18 of 25 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 18 of 25 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 18 of 25 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 17 of 25 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 17 of 25 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 17 of 25 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 14 of 25 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 14 of 25 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 13 of 25 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 15 of 25 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 22 of 25 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 23 of 25 renters

Berkley Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Berkley

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What You Need to Know

Renter Articles

All About

Living in Berkley, MI

A small city in Michigan, Berkley has a population of just over 15,000. Young professionals should feel welcome, as they make up an above-average percentage of the population, while retirees are less well-represented. At an average age of just over 38, the city's residents are younger than most cities in Michigan. Renters tend to be in the minority in Berkley, and 82% of residents own their homes. Relatively high rent costs could be a contributing factor, as the average rent of $1,116 per month is substantially higher than the state average of $874.

There are five primary industries in Berkley: manufacturing, healthcare, scientific, retail, and education. Together, these industries make up 40% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 11% of residents work in sales, which ranks as the top field in the city. Berkley workers earn an average annual income of about $88K, more than the Michigan average. Berkley's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345. Berkley has a large number of residents older than 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 11% have earned a Master's or a Doctoral degree. In addition, 21% possess a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.

Berkley residents have an average commute of about 26 minutes. Many residents (53%) drive to work, while public transportation isn't extensively used. Not many residents walk to work.