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Mountain Home
  • Town in Arkansas

Report Card

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

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Mountain Home is a town in Arkansas with a population of 12,393. Mountain Home is in Baxter County. Living in Mountain Home offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in Mountain Home and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Mountain Home are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$126,100
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$686
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%
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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
    96.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    152.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    385.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,395.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    120.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    8%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    29%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    38%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    33%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  12%

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