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Douglas County
  • County in Washington

Report Card

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

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Douglas County is located in Washington with a population of 43,189. In Douglas County, most residents own their homes. Many families live in Douglas County and residents tend to be conservative.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$366,800
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,181
National
$1,268
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    85.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    28.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    7.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    283.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,383.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    99.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    18%
    national  11%

Working in Douglas County

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$79,422
National
$75,149

Douglas County Reviews

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