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Daphne
  • Town in Alabama

Report Card

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

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Daphne is a town in Alabama with a population of 27,861. Daphne is in Baldwin County and is one of the best places to live in Alabama. Living in Daphne offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Daphne and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Daphne are highly rated.

About

About Daphne...
Population
27,861

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$276,300
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,308
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Daphne Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    60.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    3.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    6.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    3.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    408.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    736.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    77
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    16%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

Working in Daphne

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$80,657
National
$75,149

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