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Juneau
  • Town in Alaska

Report Card

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

editorial

Juneau is a town in Alaska with a population of 32,227. Juneau is in Juneau Borough. Living in Juneau offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Juneau there are a lot of bars, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Juneau. The public schools in Juneau are highly rated.

About

Population
32,227

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$345,900
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,310
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    682.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    9.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    75.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    141.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    587.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,181.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    292.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  12%

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