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B
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    B+
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C
  12. Commute
    B
Westby is a town in Wisconsin with a population of 2,314. Westby is in Vernon County. Living in Westby offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families, young professionals, and retirees live in Westby and residents tend to lean conservative.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$113,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$756
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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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
    177.4
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    88.7
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,374.7
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    44.3
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    18%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    20%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    33%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    13%

Working in Westby

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$48,110
National
$55,322
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Westby Reviews

1 review
I would not choose to live here again. It's just a mean place where people are just jerks to everyone else.
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