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Desert Hills
  • Town in Arizona

Report Card

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

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Desert Hills is a town in Arizona with a population of 2,616. Desert Hills is in Mohave County. Living in Desert Hills offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Desert Hills and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Desert Hills are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$167,800
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$736
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    21%
  • Own
    79%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    6%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    3%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    8%
  • 55-64 years
    18%
  • 65+ years
    39%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    39%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    national  12%

Working in Desert Hills

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$50,769
National
$62,843

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