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Bucks County
  • County in Pennsylvania

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

editorial

Bucks County is located in Pennsylvania with a population of 626,806. In Bucks County, most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Bucks County and residents tend to have moderate political views.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$330,600
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,228
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    23%
  • Own
    77%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    67
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    1.7
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    16
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    35.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    135
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,141.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    66.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
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Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  12%

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