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Big Sandy
  • Town in Tennessee

Report Card

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

editorial

Big Sandy is a town in Tennessee with a population of 433. Big Sandy is in Benton County. Living in Big Sandy offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Residents of Big Sandy tend to be conservative.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$64,000
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$672
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B+
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
    192.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    192.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    21%
  • 10-17 years
    3%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    8%
  • 45-54 years
    20%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    2%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    53%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    national  11%

Working in Big Sandy

Jobs
grade C
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$38,068
National
$69,021

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