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Tarrant County
  • County in Texas

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

editorial

Tarrant County is located in Texas with a population of 2,091,953. Tarrant County is one of the best places to live in Texas. In Tarrant County, most residents own their homes. In Tarrant County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Tarrant County and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Tarrant County are above average.

About

Population
2,091,953

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$229,200
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,217
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    247
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    5.2
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    53.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    114.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    464.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,090.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    262.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  11%

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