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McKenzie
  • Town in Tennessee

Report Card

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

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McKenzie is a town in Tennessee with a population of 5,608. McKenzie is in Carroll County and is one of the best places to live in Tennessee. Living in McKenzie offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in McKenzie and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in McKenzie are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$134,400
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$647
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    43%
  • Own
    57%
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McKenzie Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    348.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    36.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    550.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,155.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    110.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    18%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    8%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    41%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    national  11%

Working in McKenzie

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$38,628
National
$75,149

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