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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$175,400
National
$178,600
Median Rent
National
$928
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    12%
  • Own
    88%

Crime & Safety

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

Residents

Diversity
C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$66,250
National
$53,889
Children
21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    44%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%
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Benton Township Reviews

2 reviews
Here in the little city of Center Point there isn't many things to do but it's expanding and getting better. The more people that move in the more new things are added to Center Point. In my opinion Center Point is big enough that there are a decent number of things to do in order for it to be interesting but its also small enough that we don't get many of the problems of the larger cities.
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I don't see much crime and the crime I do hear about is dealt with quickly and efficently