Bessemer

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

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$46,200
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$439
National
$904
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    31%
  • Own
    69%

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
$30,671
National
$53,046
Children
15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    37%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    14%

    Reviews

    2 reviews
    • Excellent
      0
    • Very Good
      1
    • Average
      0
    • Poor
      1
    • Terrible
      0
    There is no way to describe the level of beauty in this town. The sights are great, the people are kind, and it's just an overall fantastic atmosphere to live in.
    • Niche User
    • Aug 7 2015
    Our area has not had many jobs since the mines shut down in the late 40s. But there is talk of a mine being reopened!
    • Niche User
    • Nov 11 2014