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Killeen
  • City in Texas

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade C+
  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+

editorial

Killeen is a city in Texas with a population of 148,573. 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.

About

About Killeen...
Population
148,573

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$132,000
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$948
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    56%
  • Own
    44%
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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
    483.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    11.5
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    57.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    61.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    338.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,115.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    282.4
    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
    20%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    8%
  • 65+ years
    7%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    46%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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