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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$246,000
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$1,132
National
$928
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    12%
  • Own
    88%

Lakeville Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    13
    273
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    13
    41
  • Robbery
    12
    133
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    176
    525
  • Theft
    1,022
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    28
    263

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$95,130
National
$53,889
Children
25%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    35%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    19%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%
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Lakeville Reviews

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I lived here for awhile and I enjoyed the time! Close to the city and the country side.
A little expensive and there's not much to do but the city is well kept, clean, and the people are nice.
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Lakeville has a small town community feeling! The schools have great teachers! They want to see your kids succeed. They go above and beyond to help them by using different techniques for the kids to learn with.. They didn't assume all kids learn the same. The neighbors are like family watching out for one another including all the kids in activities. This has truly been a great place and supportive place to have grown up.
I lived in Lakeville for about a year and I very much enjoyed my time there. However the long commute is a drag! The people are friendly and have beautiful parks all around! I would definitely live there again!