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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$77,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$505
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%

Crime & Safety

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

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$38,750
National
$55,322
Children
25%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    1%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    46%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    13%
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Oakdale Reviews

2 reviews
It is a small town, everyone knows everyone here. Grow up here, very pretty in the spring and fall and everyone helps everyone around here when they can.
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Oakdale is a very small town with a big history, these is not much diversity here, but those who live around here tend to be like family to each other.