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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    A
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B-
Cambridge is a town in Wisconsin with a population of 1,250. Cambridge is in Dane County and is one of the best places to live in Wisconsin. Living in Cambridge offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Cambridge there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Cambridge and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Cambridge are highly rated.
About Cambridge...
Population
1,250

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$192,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$860
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Cambridge 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
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    8%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    8%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    21%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%

Working in Cambridge

Jobs
A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$68,482
National
$55,322
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Cambridge Reviews

1 review
Cambridge, Wisconsin is small but plenty to do. There is Keystone bar and grill and PLOW restaurant with excellent food and very friendly atmosphere. I encourage people to visit. PLOW restaurant is open Thurs Friday and Saturdays.
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