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Broome County
  • County in New York

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

editorial

Broome County is located in New York with a population of 193,188. In Broome County, most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Broome County and residents tend to have moderate political views.

About

Population
193,188

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$117,000
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$776
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    326.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    3.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    81.9
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    122.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    593.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,965.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    102.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    14%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  12%

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