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Moscow
  • Town in Idaho

Report Card

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

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Moscow is a town in Idaho with a population of 25,616. Moscow is in Latah County and is one of the best places to live in Idaho. Living in Moscow offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Moscow there are a lot of bars and coffee shops. Many young professionals live in Moscow and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Moscow are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$311,200
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$868
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    59%
  • Own
    41%
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Moscow 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
    61
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    15.2
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    15.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    224.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,029
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    34.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    8%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    35%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    6%
  • 55-64 years
    7%
  • 65+ years
    9%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    21%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    32%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    16%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  11%

Working in Moscow

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$53,679
National
$75,149

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