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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C
  12. Commute
    B-
Granite Shoals is a town in Texas with a population of 5,020. Granite Shoals is in Burnet County. Living in Granite Shoals offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Granite Shoals and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Granite Shoals are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$110,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$856
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    8%
  • Own
    92%
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Granite Shoals Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    97.2
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    19.4
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    58.3
    500.1
  • Theft
    388.8
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    38.9
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    16%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    12%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    17%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    2%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    9%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    39%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    17%
    13%

Working in Granite Shoals

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$49,745
National
$55,322
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Granite Shoals Reviews

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There are not very many job opportunities available here and the pay is low even for trained professionals.
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We have a large variety of local businesses. Local business is very important to our community.
Not really much of a night life here. We have many restaurants but they all close by 9 or 10. We have a few bars that stay open late but most are a little trashy and they don't serve food...