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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$107,600
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$405
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    37%
  • Own
    63%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    90
    273
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    30
    41
  • Robbery
    0
    133
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    240
    525
  • Theft
    1,803
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    90
    263

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$42,935
National
$53,889
Children
21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    44%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    13%
  • Public Schools
  • Private Schools

Breckenridge Reviews

2 reviews
I would choose to live here again because it is a great place to raise a family in a small town and yet have a bigger town a short drive away. It is like a family community and people are willing to help out their neighbors in need.
Review Breckenridge
There have been incidents about vandalism at parks but overall there really is nothing big that goes on in this area.