Skip to Main Content
C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    C
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    D+
  8. Weather
    A+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B-
Grimes is a town in California with a population of 271. Grimes is in Colusa County. Living in Grimes offers residents a rural feel and most residents rent their homes. In Grimes there are a lot of bars. Residents of Grimes tend to lean conservative.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$109,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$690
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    74%
  • Own
    26%
Sponsored Mortgage Options for Grimes
Get Rates
  • Get pre-approved for a home loan quickly.
  • Easy online application with $0 in lender fees.
Niche may be compensated by the third party lenders and others who place ads on the website. Niche is not a lender and does not endorse the products of these advertisers. Fees that Niche receives for ads do not affect the terms you may be offered by the lender you choose. There are many additional borrowing options available.

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
    30%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    0%
  • 25-34 years
    30%
  • 35-44 years
    0%
  • 45-54 years
    0%
  • 55-64 years
    6%
  • 65+ years
    23%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    0%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    14%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    43%
    13%

Working in Grimes

Jobs
D+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$43,594
National
$55,322
Places like Grimes
More

Grimes Reviews

No reviews yet

Take our survey to add your review

Review Grimes