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  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
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  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Monahans is a town in Texas with a population of 7,618. Monahans is in Ward County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Monahans offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Monahans there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Many families live in Monahans and residents tend to be conservative.

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About Monahans...
Population
7,618

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$88,900
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,001
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%
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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
    373.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    12.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    64.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    12.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    231.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,364.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    141.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    33%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    21%
    national  12%

Working in Monahans

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$64,870
National
$62,843

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