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Payne County
  • County in Oklahoma

Report Card

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

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Payne County is located in Oklahoma with a population of 81,817. Payne County is one of the best places to live in Oklahoma. In Payne County, most residents own their homes. In Payne County there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Payne County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Payne County are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$172,200
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$827
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    47%
  • Own
    53%
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Payne County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    208.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    4.8
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    59.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    17.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    462.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,842
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    138.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    26%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    8%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    27%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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