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  1. Public Schools
    B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    NG
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    A-
Windom is a neighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota with a population of 5,262. Windom is in Hennepin County and is one of the best places to live in Minnesota. Living in Windom offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Windom there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Windom and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Windom are above average.
About Windom...
Population
5,262

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$159,522
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$786
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    197
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    241
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    724
    500
  • Theft
    2,653
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    307
    284
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Residents

Diversity
NG
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$56,551
National
$55,322
Children
25%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    19%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    13%
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Windom Reviews

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I have lived in this neighborhood for my entire life and have never had a reason to view it as unsafe or as a bad place to live. Everyone knows their neighbors and the block parties we have every year in August are a great way to reconnect with long-time neighbors and meet people who may have just moved in. There isn't a whole lot of diversity and it is very much a quiet place for families, but despite that, it is great.
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There area I currently live in definitely isn't inviting necessarily safe, but it does have a lot of people who are trying to provide for their families and keep them safe. Mostly everyone knows each other in my neighborhood.

What I want to see improve in my area are more parks for kids to play in because i see kids playing in the streets and alleys where cars drive by. Also there are alot of broken glass on the sidewalk that can cause sever damage.