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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    A
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C
  12. Commute
    B+
Oswego is a town in Kansas with a population of 1,839. Oswego is in Labette County. Living in Oswego offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and retirees live in Oswego and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Oswego are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$56,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$542
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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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
    0
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    117.4
    500.1
  • Theft
    822.1
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    117.4
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    41%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    13%

Working in Oswego

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$42,935
National
$55,322

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Oswego Reviews

1 review
Oswego is an amazing place to live and raise a family. The school systems are wonderful. Every student feels accepted and is given a good education.
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