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Anoka County
  • County in Minnesota

Report Card

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

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Anoka County is located in Minnesota with a population of 353,775. Anoka County is one of the best places to live in Minnesota. In Anoka County, most residents own their homes. In Anoka County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Anoka County and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Anoka County are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$244,500
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,162
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    19%
  • Own
    81%
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Anoka County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    72.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    1.2
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    35.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    42.6
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    286.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,264
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    132.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  11%

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