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Killeen
  • City in Texas

Report Card

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

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Killeen is a city in Texas with a population of 153,708. Killeen is in Bell County. Living in Killeen offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Killeen there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Killeen and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Killeen are above average.

About

About Killeen...
Population
153,708

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$175,400
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,084
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    54%
  • Own
    46%
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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
    426.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    11.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    49.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    53.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    351
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,133.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    262.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    17%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    19%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    7%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    43%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    27%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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