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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$64,900
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$617
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    38%
  • Own
    62%

Attalla Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    135
    0
  • Murder
    0
    0
  • Rape
    0
    41
  • Robbery
    0
    0
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    660
    1
  • Theft
    2,943
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    17
    0

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$37,191
National
$53,889
Children
14%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    6%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    24%
    13%
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Attalla Reviews

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Attalla is a relatively small town where everyone knows their neighbors. We may not all get along, but if you are broken down you can wave down someone to help without fear.
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The overall experience of this area is quiet. Comfortable, even. It's a quaint little living area great for families.
Police respond quickly when they are actually needed, but the crime rates are low. The cops are not needed that often.