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  1. Public Schools
    A
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    B
Erath County is located in Texas with a population of 41,016. Erath County is one of the best places to live in Texas. In Erath County, most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Erath County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Erath County are highly rated.
Population
41,016

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$128,300
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$785
National
$949
Area Feel
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    36%
  • Own
    64%
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Erath County Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    44.2
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    92.4
    40.7
  • Robbery
    20.1
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    192.8
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,309.1
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    64.3
    284

Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    22%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    13%

Working in Erath County

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$47,013
National
$55,322

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    Erath County Reviews

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    A quaint, quiet, and easy place to live. Debatable on if it’s a good place to raise a child. Cowboy morals but no diversity. If you’re a Christian you’ve got it made here
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