Think about it he's a British guy running around a big city with a box that's bigger on the inside. He also has a knowledge of a large array of mythical creatures or 'aliens'. Not to mention a magic stick or 'screwdriver' and some companions.
Honestly though he would've been a million times better off had he been raised by Minerva McGonagall. <<but he wouldn't have been as safe without the blood protection. Maybe he would have had to visit the Dursleys every year?