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Boone County
  • County in Indiana

Report Card

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

editorial

Boone County is located in Indiana with a population of 71,235. Boone County is one of the best places to live in Indiana. In Boone County, most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Boone County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Boone County are highly rated.

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Population
71,235

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$320,000
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,190
National
$1,268
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%
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Boone County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    160.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    26.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    214.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,446.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    201
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    31%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    19%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

Working in Boone County

Jobs
grade A+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$103,038
National
$75,149

Boone County Reviews

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