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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$130,900
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$695
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    53%
  • Own
    47%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    97
    273
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    24
    41
  • Robbery
    97
    133
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    146
    525
  • Theft
    2,849
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    73
    263

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$28,794
National
$53,889
Children
16%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    19%
    13%

    Burgaw Reviews

    1 review
    Burgaw is a very small town with not much to do. It is more for retirees. Racial profiling is very difficult to deal in the area. Activities for children in the location is slim to none. Very popular farming industry
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