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Pontotoc County
  • County in Oklahoma

Report Card

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

editorial

Pontotoc County is located in Oklahoma with a population of 38,385. Pontotoc County is one of the best places to live in Oklahoma. In Pontotoc County, most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Pontotoc County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Pontotoc County are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$134,700
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$730
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    250.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    38.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    21.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    924.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,169.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    233.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  11%

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