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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$138,600
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$584
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    28%
  • Own
    72%

Bluffton Rankings

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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
    72
    0
  • Murder
    0
    0
  • Rape
    0
    41
  • Robbery
    0
    0
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    48
    1
  • Theft
    647
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    0

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$64,473
National
$53,889
Children
17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    25%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    13%
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Bluffton Reviews

3 reviews
The Village of Bluffton Ohio is a Great place to live, work and go to school.

Bluffton upholds the small town feel about it with the total area being 3.5 square mile. Bluffton is surrounded by rural farm land sitting in two counties.
Hancock and Allen counties both extend into the village.

City-data.com crime index in 2015 was 43.6, mostly falling under theft and burglaries.
Review Bluffton
This is a small community that has a good school system. There are 2 larger communities within 20 minutes.
Bluffton is a small town off of I-75 where basically everyone either knows everyone else or is related to them.