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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B+
Cold Spring is a suburb of Cincinnati with a population of 6,319. Cold Spring is in Campbell County and is one of the best places to live in Kentucky. Living in Cold Spring offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Cold Spring and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Cold Spring are highly rated.
About Cold Spring...
Population
6,319

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$195,600
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$940
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    9%
  • Own
    91%
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Cold Spring 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
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    15.6
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    46.7
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    186.6
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,539.7
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    15.6
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    18%
  • 65+ years
    25%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%

Working in Cold Spring

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$64,479
National
$55,322

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Cold Spring Reviews

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Cold Spring is an overall great place to live and raise a family. It is in an optimal location with a short drive to the Covington/Cincinnati area where there are many activities to take part in. Cold Spring is an overall secure environment with many private and public school options in the area to choose from, as well as new businesses coming into the area at an increasing rate.
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Food is always perfect and service is the best! The workers always scurry to help my mother who is on a walker. They always open the doors coming and going and are
Over the top friendly. Our family meets here for all birthdays. We love it here! ID # 2114 74151 9471
It’s a quiet and safe area. Great for starting a family. It’s close to just about everything. The commute is great not a lot of traffic. There is a great source of restaurants here. Many chains are starting to move in like Cracker Barrel, raising canes, and chipotle’s. Several really nice parks and playgrounds. There are many great groups and clubs around such as 4h, silver sneakers, gardening clubs, and many family friendly groups.