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Pinellas County
  • County in Florida

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  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 A
  8. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  11. Commute
    grade B+

editorial

Pinellas County is located in Florida with a population of 957,989. Pinellas County is one of the best places to live in Florida. In Pinellas County, most residents own their homes. In Pinellas County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Pinellas County and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Pinellas County are highly rated.

About

Population
957,989

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$238,400
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,237
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    31%
  • Own
    69%
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Pinellas County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    295.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    4.2
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    58.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    126.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    484.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,809.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    262.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    25%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    27%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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