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Longmont
  • Suburb of Denver, CO

Report Card

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

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Longmont is a suburb of Denver with a population of 98,282. Longmont is in Boulder County. Living in Longmont offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Longmont there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Longmont and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Longmont are above average.

About

About Longmont...
Population
98,282

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$488,100
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,689
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    37%
  • Own
    63%
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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
    282.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    7.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    123.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    28.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    315.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,113.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    393.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    29%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    18%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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