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Mequon
  • Suburb of Milwaukee, WI

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

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Mequon is a suburb of Milwaukee with a population of 25,102. Mequon is in Ozaukee County and is one of the best places to live in Wisconsin. Living in Mequon offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Mequon there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many retirees live in Mequon and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Mequon are highly rated.

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About Mequon...
Population
25,102

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$463,800
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$2,254
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    16%
  • Own
    84%
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Mequon Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    51.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    11.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    78.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    654.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    51.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    5%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    22%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    34%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    37%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    16%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    national  11%

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