Bay St. Louis

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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$155,800
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$777
National
$904
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    40%
  • Own
    60%

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
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$41,078
National
$53,046
Children
19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    14%
  • Public Schools
  • Private Schools

Reviews

12 reviews
  • Excellent
    1
  • Very Good
    1
  • Average
    7
  • Poor
    1
  • Terrible
    2
This place I call home is where I am happy. Everyone here is so kind and loving. It is so small that you know everyone. There is just no place I would rather be.
  • Niche User
  • 9 months ago
The police are always around to help us. We never really have any crime here. Like i said it is a very loving and happy area.
  • Niche User
  • 9 months ago
The town isn't interesting, but I love my friends.
  • Niche User
  • July 1 2014