Barnum

8 reviews
  1. Town in Minnesota
B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Real Estate
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    NG
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    C+

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$114,100
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$578
National
$904
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    43%
  • Own
    57%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    No Data
    264
  • Murder
    No Data
    5
  • Rape
    No Data
    37
  • Robbery
    No Data
    135
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    No Data
    575
  • Theft
    No Data
    2,114
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No Data
    257

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$44,722
National
$53,046
Children
27%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    26%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    14%

    Reviews

    8 reviews
    • Excellent
      1
    • Very Good
      1
    • Average
      2
    • Poor
      4
    • Terrible
      0
    The town struggles to keep businesses, things are falling apart.
    • Niche User
    • Jan 31 2015
    Only two restaurants in town, open limited hours.
    • Niche User
    • Feb 20 2015
    No public transportation, roads are not good. Some trails and sidewalks in the main part of time.
    • Niche User
    • Jan 31 2015