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C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    C
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    A-
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B
Yavapai County is located in Arizona with a population of 220,972. In Yavapai County, most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Yavapai County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Yavapai County are above average.
Population
220,972

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$215,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$919
National
$949
Area Feel
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Yavapai County Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    236.4
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    27.8
    40.7
  • Robbery
    26.9
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    321.6
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,857.6
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    90.4
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    18%
  • 65+ years
    29%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    39%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    13%

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