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  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Housing
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C
  12. Commute
    C+
Dewey is a town in Oklahoma with a population of 3,485. Dewey is in Washington County. Living in Dewey offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Dewey and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Dewey are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$73,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$590
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    26%
  • Own
    74%
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Dewey Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    113.9
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    28.5
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    882.4
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,537.1
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    170.8
    284

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    16%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    4%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    50%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    13%

Working in Dewey

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$39,818
National
$55,322
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Dewey Reviews

2 reviews
What Ilike about Dewey? Well, first of all, I'd just like to say that it is a very nice and fair town. Everybody knows everybody in this town, and not to mention everyone is friendly. I really enjoy the many friends in which I have made at Dewey Public Schools. I really enjoy Dewey altogether.
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Dewey is a great little town and it is definitely your typical "Smalltown, USA." It is your typical little town where everybody knows everybody. Most of the people are kind-hearted, and we make the most out of every event in our small town.