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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    C+
Oak Creek is a town in Colorado with a population of 879. Oak Creek is in Routt County. Living in Oak Creek offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Oak Creek and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Oak Creek are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$155,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$869
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    35%
  • Own
    65%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    224
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    0
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    112
    500
  • Theft
    671
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$43,125
National
$55,322
Children
18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%
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Oak Creek is a small town in northwestern Colorado with a decent distance from both the national forest and the ski town of Steamboat Springs.
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