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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$131,100
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$931
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    43%
  • Own
    57%

Fort Worth Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    323
    283
  • Murder
    8
    6
  • Rape
    62
    41
  • Robbery
    137
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    624
    500
  • Theft
    2,397
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    280
    284

Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$54,876
National
$55,322
Children
24%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    19%
    13%

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Cowtown, Panther City, Funkytown or whatever you call it, Fort Worth is the best home town I could ever ask for. What makes Fort Worth so unique is the sense of community the entire city has and how genuinely kind the people are. You will commonly see strangers graciously helping each other. Even the drivers are more considerate than in our sister city of Dallas! I also love Fort Worth for its focus on the arts and activities. With places like the Stockyards, Fort Worth Zoo, Bass Performance Hall, Modern Art Museum, Omni Theater, and Historic Downtown, Fort Worth has many unique options for entertainment for people of all ages!
However, I would like to see the public education system be improved. Currently, Texas has one of the worst public education systems in the entire country despite having many extremely good private and charter schools. I would also like to see more of Historic downtown restored so that the north and northeast part of town carry less of a stigma.
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Cowtown is an amazing place to grow up in. I have made the memories of a lifetime. From The Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo to the beautiful scenery to the World-renown art museums, Bass Hall and various activities. I have loved everything the city has to offer. The land is fertile, the activities are diverse and is very much family- friendly. A really inquisitive factor is the city's cuisine. I suffer with many dietary issues, so having immediate access to edible essentials is a must. The interesting thing about this is the dietary options that are fit for me are very unique. There is much variety to these options from bar-b-que to duck to desserts. I digress, Fort Worth has blessed me beyond measure. Finally, I would definitely recommend any family to live and flourish in one of the best places ever!
Fort Worth is a beautiful place! It is a small city with just about every single restaurant, grocery store, etc. you can think of. Downtown Fort Worth is also such a beautiful place to go out and eat with friends and family. Additionally, downtown is great to spend the day at and walk around or even shop. In old downtown Fort Worth are the stockyards famously known for rodeo shows, as well as country dancing. Traffic, however, is quite unpredictable with all the construction going on and may make it difficult to go around town. Overall, Fort Worth is nice and very clean.