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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$87,500
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$604
National
$928
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    23%
  • Own
    77%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    No Data
    273
  • Murder
    No Data
    6
  • Rape
    No Data
    41
  • Robbery
    No Data
    133
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    No Data
    525
  • Theft
    No Data
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No Data
    263

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$47,500
National
$53,889
Children
11%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    1%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    53%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%

    Atchison Township Reviews

    2 reviews
    I think that rural northwest Missouri is a fantastic place to live. I feel safe and protected and I am able to help out on our family farm. Farming is extremely important in this area and also to a lot of people. The cities and towns that are local are small, the crime is very little and there is always something new coming to town. I enjoy and plan on staying in this region of Missouri.
    • Niche User
    • Feb 27 2016
    • Overall Experience
    There really is not very much crime in this region of Missouri. We have occasional crime, which is normal, but the police are quick to react and help out wherever they can. I feel really safe and protected.
    • Niche User
    • Feb 27 2016
    • Crime & Safety