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Brecknock Township

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

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    Brecknock Township is located in Pennsylvania with a population of 7,531. Brecknock Township is in Lancaster County. Living in Brecknock Township offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Brecknock Township and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Brecknock Township are above average.

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    Real Estate

    Median Home Value
    $229,300
    National
    $217,500
    Median Rent
    $726
    National
    $1,062
    Area Feel
    Suburban Rural Mix
    Rent vs. Own
    • Rent
      17%
    • Own
      83%
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    Crime & Safety

    Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
    Based on violent and property crime rates.
    Violent Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Assault
      No data available  
      national  282.7
    • Murder
      No data available  
      national  6.1
    • Rape
      No data available  
      national  40.7
    • Robbery
      No data available  
      national  135.5
    Property Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Burglary
      No data available  
      national  500.1
    • Theft
      No data available  
      national  2,042.8
    • Motor Vehicle Theft
      No data available  
      national  284

    Residents

    Diversity
    grade C+
    Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
    Age
    • <10 years
      12%
    • 10-17 years
      12%
    • 18-24 years
      9%
    • 25-34 years
      14%
    • 35-44 years
      9%
    • 45-54 years
      16%
    • 55-64 years
      14%
    • 65+ years
      14%
    Education Levels
    • Master's degree or higher
      2%
      national  12%
    • Bachelor's degree
      9%
      national  20%
    • Some college or associate's degree
      22%
      national  29%
    • High school diploma or equivalent
      45%
      national  27%
    • Less than high school diploma
      21%
      national  12%

    Working in Brecknock Township

    Jobs
    grade B+
    Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
    Median Household Income
    $69,078
    National
    $62,843

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