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Battle Lake
  • Town in Minnesota

Report Card

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

editorial

Battle Lake is a town in Minnesota with a population of 744. Battle Lake is in Otter Tail County. Living in Battle Lake offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in Battle Lake and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Battle Lake are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$222,200
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$919
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    33%
  • Own
    67%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    0
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    0
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    107
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    4%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    40%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    37%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

Working in Battle Lake

Jobs
grade C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$57,917
National
$75,149

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