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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    A
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    A-
Gambier is a town in Ohio with a population of 2,493. Gambier is in Knox County and is one of the best places to live in Ohio. Living in Gambier offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Gambier and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Gambier are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$217,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$593
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%
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Gambier 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
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    1%
  • 10-17 years
    2%
  • 18-24 years
    74%
  • 25-34 years
    5%
  • 35-44 years
    4%
  • 45-54 years
    3%
  • 55-64 years
    4%
  • 65+ years
    8%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    53%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    19%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    7%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    13%

Working in Gambier

Jobs
A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$65,438
National
$55,322
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What I love about Gambier is that it is a peaceful, green, friendly environment that welcomes all visitors. During my short duration here, I already feel at home.
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