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Morrisville
  • Suburb of Raleigh, NC

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

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Morrisville is a suburb of Raleigh with a population of 29,756. Morrisville is in Wake County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Morrisville offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Morrisville there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Morrisville and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Morrisville are highly rated.

About

About Morrisville...
Population
29,756

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$429,600
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,687
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    50%
  • Own
    50%
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Morrisville 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
    55.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    9.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    55.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    266.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,711.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    165.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    20%
  • 35-44 years
    18%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    7%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    33%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    41%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    15%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

Working in Morrisville

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$114,075
National
$75,149

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