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Vanderburgh County
  • County in Indiana

Report Card

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

editorial

Vanderburgh County is located in Indiana with a population of 179,695. Vanderburgh County is one of the best places to live in Indiana. In Vanderburgh County, most residents own their homes. In Vanderburgh County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Vanderburgh County and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Vanderburgh County are above average.

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Population
179,695

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$142,600
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$854
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    456.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    16.8
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    62.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    155
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    723
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,887.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    397.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  11%

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