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B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C
  12. Commute
    B+
Sherwood is a town in Ohio with a population of 854. Sherwood is in Defiance County. Living in Sherwood offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Sherwood and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Sherwood are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$79,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$665
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    27%
  • Own
    73%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    9%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    40%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%

Working in Sherwood

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$40,417
National
$55,322
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Sherwood Reviews

3 reviews
I have never felt unsafe in my neighborhood. The people around me are amazing and very friendly. Sherwood is not your typical neighborhood, it is an amazing experience and shows how truly great the real world can be.
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Sherwood is a very small village that only has about 800 people. The community has two gas stations and two parks as well as a laundromat and some convenience stores.
I live close to sherwood. It is a nice town, has a nice park for the kids. Everyone is friendly. The community pulls together for people in need. The school district is great.