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  5. Diversity
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  6. Jobs
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  7. Weather
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  10. Outdoor Activities
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McLennan County is located in Texas with a population of 251,089. McLennan County is one of the best places to live in Texas. In McLennan County, most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in McLennan County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in McLennan County are highly rated.

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Population
251,089

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$142,800
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$871
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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McLennan County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    383.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.5
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    79.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    69.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    582.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,462.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    128.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
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Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    15%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    27%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    national  12%

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