Stats will give you a lot of information, but if you're considering a move into a certain neighborhood, it's best to spend a little time there. Drive the streets during weekdays, weekends, and evenings. Go grocery shopping there, eat out a couple of times, do some shopping. Talk to people while you're out. You'll soon get a vibe for the area and know if you'd like to live or invest there or not.
First, well said Anna. Here are some demographic stats on the area:
Also, here are some crime stats:
Lastly, you can get more stats from:
Best of luck to you,
Mark & Kari Shea
Shea Real Estate