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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    A
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B
Greene County is located in Ohio with a population of 164,825. Greene County is one of the best places to live in Ohio. In Greene County, most residents own their homes. In Greene County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Greene County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Greene County are highly rated.
Population
164,825

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$163,500
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$866
National
$949
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    33%
  • Own
    67%
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Greene 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
    72.6
    282.7
  • Murder
    0.8
    6.1
  • Rape
    53.1
    40.7
  • Robbery
    28.1
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    324.9
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,917.3
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    117.1
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    13%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    13%

Working in Greene County

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$65,032
National
$55,322

Greene County Reviews

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It's very friendly and a nice place to live. I enjoy the small town feel .You can go out with friends without being worried about your safety. I only wish there was a little more to do at a cheaper cost. Overall, it's been a great experience and many people should come visit the quality life here in Greene County. I only wish more places I visit could be like this place. I love living here. This is a fantastic place to live. People should really consider moving here or at least stopping by to see the amazing county that is Greene County
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The town I live in is small, it does not have some of the local businesses mentioned. However, the local restaurants and grocery stores are nice and kept clean.
I live in a small town, there are local businesses that are higher in quality but the quality of the fast food restaurants has decreased.