Bear Creek Township

4 reviews
  1. Town in Michigan
A
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
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    A

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$169,000
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$874
National
$904
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    33%
  • Own
    67%

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
$51,780
National
$53,046
Children
19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    14%

    Reviews

    4 reviews
    • Excellent
      1
    • Very Good
      1
    • Average
      2
    • Poor
      0
    • Terrible
      0
    The Great Lakes are the most unique thing about living here, huge ocean like bodies of water that you can do anything in. Also the small shops offering niche foods like fudge and pasties
    • Niche User
    • 8 months ago
    I hardly hear any crime reports about Petoskey, and crime is very low in general.
    • Niche User
    • 8 months ago
    Don't know enough to answer
    • Niche User
    • June 23 2014