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    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
    C+
Yates City is a town in Illinois with a population of 773. Yates City is in Knox County. Living in Yates City offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Yates City there are a lot of bars. Many retirees live in Yates City and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Yates City are above average.
About Yates City...
Population
773

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$87,000
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$625
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    16%
  • Own
    84%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    151.7
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    151.7
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,062.2
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    13%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    46%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    13%

Working in Yates City

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$53,203
National
$55,322
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