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  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
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  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Oak Bluffs is a town in Massachusetts with a population of 4,647. Oak Bluffs is in Dukes County. Living in Oak Bluffs offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Oak Bluffs there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and retirees live in Oak Bluffs and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Oak Bluffs are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$578,800
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,326
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Oak Bluffs Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    359
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    63
    41
  • Robbery
    21
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    612
    500
  • Theft
    1,603
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    211
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$57,773
National
$55,322
Children
23%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%
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Oak Bluffs Reviews

2 reviews
Drivers License Stolen by Bank Clerk during Bank transaction.
A lot of people on overdue work visas. More fraud than average
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Awesome town except way to busy in the summer. The schools are pretty good and i feel safe all the time because of how many nice officers their is.