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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$395,700
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$1,097
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    33%
  • Own
    67%

Breckenridge 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
    187
    0
  • Murder
    0
    0
  • Rape
    83
    41
  • Robbery
    21
    0
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    375
    1
  • Theft
    4,933
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    229
    0

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$61,394
National
$53,889
Children
12%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    35%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    13%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    13%
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Breckenridge Reviews

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Breckenridge is an cozy town, nestled in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. The town offers a variety of shops and restaurants, conveniently located in the downtown section on Main street. Breckenridge is also home to world class skiing, with over 2,900 acres of skiable terrain, this mountain is truly paradise for skiers of all abilities.
Review Breckenridge
Breckenridge is a small, tight-knit town in a community of caring, intelligent citizens, located within Summit County. Summit County is the ideal place to raise a family, with good public schooling, low crime rates, lush views, endless outdoor activities, and a vast variety of opportunities for all.
Breckenridge is a town rich in history with a thriving tourist economy and no shortage of activities to get involved in. The Arts District continues to grow and develop and offer an impressive range of interactive arts throughout the year. Ten minutes outside of town in every direction you can walk or ride into the wilderness and bathe yourself in nature.