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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$51,600
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$567
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    273
  • Murder
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    133
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    525
  • Theft
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    263

Residents

Diversity
C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$35,938
National
$53,889
Children
23%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    2%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    42%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    16%
    13%

    Beecher City Reviews

    2 reviews
    The job outlook is growing. Many companies are starting to come back into the Effingham area. Some of the top employers in the area are factories. There is no job that the majority of the population does, there is a variety of jobs in the area.
    Review Beecher City
    In the close by town of Effingham you can get anything you need. They are constantly updating their shopping selections and enhancing life for possible customers.