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St. Paul
  • City in Minnesota

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

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St. Paul is a city in Minnesota with a population of 304,547. St. Paul is in Ramsey County and is one of the best places to live in Minnesota. Living in St. Paul offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In St. Paul there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in St. Paul and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in St. Paul are above average.

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About St. Paul...
Population
304,547

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$208,000
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$968
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    50%
  • Own
    50%
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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
    304.9
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    76.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    174.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    656.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,175.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    779.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    18%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    25%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  12%

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