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Shawnee
  • Town in Oklahoma

Report Card

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

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Shawnee is a town in Oklahoma with a population of 31,361. Shawnee is in Pottawatomie County. Living in Shawnee offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Shawnee and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Shawnee are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$113,300
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$707
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    43%
  • Own
    57%
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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
    406.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    88.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    34.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    781.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,402
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    594.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    13%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  11%

Working in Shawnee

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$41,123
National
$64,994

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