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Eau Claire County
  • County in Wisconsin

Report Card

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

editorial

Eau Claire County is located in Wisconsin with a population of 105,206. Eau Claire County is one of the best places to live in Wisconsin. In Eau Claire County, most residents own their homes. In Eau Claire County there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Eau Claire County and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Eau Claire County are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$195,200
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$848
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    36%
  • Own
    64%
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Eau Claire County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    112.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    1.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    42.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    58
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    515.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,056.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    116
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    16%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

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