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C+
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    C-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B+
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    C
  6. Diversity
    A-
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    C-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    C+
Warrenton is a town in North Carolina with a population of 948. Warrenton is in Warren County. Living in Warrenton offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Warrenton and residents tend to lean liberal.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$110,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$550
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    39%
  • Own
    61%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    116.1
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    348.4
    500.1
  • Theft
    3,716.6
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    116.1
    284

Residents

Diversity
A-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    8%
  • 10-17 years
    4%
  • 18-24 years
    13%
  • 25-34 years
    5%
  • 35-44 years
    8%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    33%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    20%
    13%

Working in Warrenton

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$28,594
National
$55,322
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Warrenton Reviews

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The best experience I would probably tell you about Warrenton is that most of the people that live here can be very nice. Warrenton is a very historical place, and it shows through the main streets and back roads. I would usually take a walk by myself or with my dog to just view the historical background of Warrenton. But the downfall would probably be the public schools. The school system could be rough, I transferred during my 11th grade year, so I wouldn't know if the system changed or not.
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This is an amazing town with great leadership! The town is growing and welcomes local businesses. There are a few locally owned restaurants and a few chains in the area. Jobs opportunities do not come very often due to many people waiting longer to retire.
Very very average. Poor with little diversity and wide spread activities. Very traditional old Town with a lot of history of you take the time to look.