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Tawas City
  • Town in Michigan

Report Card

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

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Tawas City is a town in Michigan with a population of 1,824. Tawas City is in Iosco County. Living in Tawas City offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Tawas City there are a lot of parks. Many retirees live in Tawas City and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Tawas City are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$98,800
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$731
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    27%
  • Own
    73%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    133.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    44.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    22.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    200.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    935
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    9%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    23%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    40%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  11%

Working in Tawas City

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$49,648
National
$64,994

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