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Beaver County
  • County in Pennsylvania

Report Card

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

editorial

Beaver County is located in Pennsylvania with a population of 167,629. In Beaver County, most residents own their homes. In Beaver County there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Beaver County and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Beaver County are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$170,900
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$830
National
$1,268
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    26%
  • Own
    74%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    204.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.1
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    14.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    41.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    268.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,543.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    72.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    22%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    37%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

Working in Beaver County

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$67,194
National
$75,149

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