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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Housing
    B-
  3. Nightlife
    B-
  4. Good for Families
    B-
  5. Diversity
    C
  6. Jobs
    B
  7. Weather
    B-
  8. Cost of Living
    A-
  9. Health & Fitness
    C+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  11. Commute
    B-
Dent County is located in Missouri with a population of 15,504. In Dent County, most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Dent County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Dent County are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$110,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$546
National
$949
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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Dent County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    183
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    20.3
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    366
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,602.7
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    122
    284

Residents

Diversity
C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    9%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    40%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    19%
    13%

Working in Dent County

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$39,916
National
$55,322

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