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Horseheads

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

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    Horseheads is a with a population of 19,164. Horseheads is in Chemung County. Living in Horseheads offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in Horseheads and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Horseheads are above average.

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    Real Estate

    Median Home Value
    $142,700
    National
    $281,900
    Median Rent
    $1,094
    National
    $1,268
    Area Feel
    Dense Suburban
    Rent vs. Own
    • Rent
      35%
    • Own
      65%
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    Crime & Safety

    Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
    Based on violent and property crime rates.
    Violent Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Assault
      158.1
      national  282.7
    • Murder
      0
      national  6.1
    • Rape
      31.6
      national  40.7
    • Robbery
      31.6
      national  135.5
    Property Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Burglary
      142.3
      national  500.1
    • Theft
      1,280.6
      national  2,042.8
    • Motor Vehicle Theft
      110.7
      national  284

    Residents

    Diversity
    grade B
    Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
    Age
    • <10 years
      11%
    • 10-17 years
      9%
    • 18-24 years
      9%
    • 25-34 years
      11%
    • 35-44 years
      10%
    • 45-54 years
      14%
    • 55-64 years
      15%
    • 65+ years
      21%
    Education Levels
    • Master's degree or higher
      9%
      national  13%
    • Bachelor's degree
      15%
      national  21%
    • Some college or associate's degree
      36%
      national  28%
    • High school diploma or equivalent
      35%
      national  26%
    • Less than high school diploma
      5%
      national  11%

    Working in Horseheads

    Jobs
    grade B minus
    Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
    Median Household Income
    $65,118
    National
    $75,149

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