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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$132,200
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$587
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    47%
  • Own
    53%

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    60
    0
  • Murder
    0
    0
  • Rape
    90
    41
  • Robbery
    30
    0
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    422
    1
  • Theft
    1,297
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    0

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$33,319
National
$53,889
Children
31%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    33%
    13%
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Baldwin Reviews

3 reviews
My parents have lived in this area since they were born and have no desire to leave. Many people have the same tendency because the sense of community is great. With a smaller town, most individuals know each other and would be glad to help each other out in time of need. There are many community events such as festivals and fundraisers.
Review Baldwin
Police are very active in the community. With such a small population, the officers react fast and prepared for most all situations. I feel very safe in this area. There is a minimal amount of crime, of course there is crime everywhere but in comparison to bigger cities it is relatively safer.
If you enjoy getting away from big city traffic, this area is perfect for you. It is a small, rural community with a lot of involvement. The general atmosphere is friendly and quaint. I believe the area is slightly growing but overall a great place to plant your family.