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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B
Lima is a town in Wisconsin with a population of 1,139. Lima is in Rock County. Living in Lima offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Lima there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Lima and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Lima are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$205,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$944
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    10%
  • Own
    90%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    5%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    19%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    41%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%

Working in Lima

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$66,750
National
$55,322
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Lima Reviews

3 reviews
I have lived in this little town all my life and I love it. It is small, but everyone knows the restaurants and businesses around here.
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I have lived here all my life and love it. Everyone is friendly and kind.
I really do not know anything about the employment in this area.