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Overall Niche Grade
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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
    C+
Cambridge is a town in Wisconsin with a population of 1,227. 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
1,227

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$188,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$815
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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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
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    20%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    29%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%

Working in Cambridge

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$67,440
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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