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Hancock County
  • County in Indiana

Report Card

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

editorial

Hancock County is located in Indiana with a population of 76,614. Hancock County is one of the best places to live in Indiana. In Hancock County, most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Hancock County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Hancock County are highly rated.

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Population
76,614

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$179,300
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$919
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    308.9
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    50.9
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    40
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    294.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,606
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    167.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  11%

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