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  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B+
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    C
  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    A
Nyssa is a town in Oregon with a population of 3,174. Nyssa is in Malheur County. Living in Nyssa offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Nyssa there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Nyssa and residents tend to have moderate political views.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$89,600
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$732
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    43%
  • Own
    57%
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Nyssa Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    63
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    32
    41
  • Robbery
    0
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    977
    500
  • Theft
    1,134
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    24%
  • 10-17 years
    15%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    6%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    5%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    28%
    13%

Working in Nyssa

Jobs
C
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$41,423
National
$55,322
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Nyssa Reviews

1 review
I like that it is a small town so you get to know most of the people. Another good thing about a small town is that in school you are most likely to make it into a team as opposed to a big school where the competition is greater.
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