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Searcy
  • Town in Arkansas

Report Card

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

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Searcy is a town in Arkansas with a population of 22,961. Searcy is in White County. Living in Searcy offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Searcy and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Searcy are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$174,600
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$821
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    49%
  • Own
    51%
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Searcy Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    336.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    8.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    133.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    34.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    340.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,068
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    23%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    8%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  11%

Working in Searcy

Jobs
grade C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$45,588
National
$75,149

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