Greeley, CO - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Setting
    Small City
  • Population
    94,194
  • Population Density
    1,994 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    47 sq.mi.
  • Reviews
    126 3.4
Greeley is a small city in Colorado with 94,194 residents. It has average home values, average rent costs, and average unemployment levels. Its citizens generally have average education levels and average income levels.

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 126 reviews
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    • 3
    Weather at Greeley: It's cold which is not a personal preference
    • 4
    Food & Drink at Greeley: Lots of locally family owned restrauants
    • 3
    Employment at Greeley: Abiut average for a college town
    • 5
    Local Businesses at Greeley: The local businesses are the best in town and offer numerous student discounts
    • 4
    Overall Experience at Greeley: Not much to do, but a great place to live nonetheless.

Nearby Towns

Niche Grade Name Population
3.00 Greeley Township 126,091
2.00 Garden City 308
2.66 Evans 19,030
4.00 Windsor Township 19,479
4.00 Windsor 19,263
3.33 Johnstown-Milliken Township 25,872

ZIP Codes

Niche Grade Name Population
3.00 80634 54,656
2.66 80631 49,501
4.00 80550 21,106
3.00 80543 5,832

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
3.66 Eaton Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Benjamin Eaton Elementary School Public 3-5 Elementary
3.33 Galeton Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
3.33 Windsor Charter Academy Public, Charter K-8 Elementary, Middle
3.33 Severance Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 University Schools Public, Charter K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.33 Mountain View Elementary School Public 3-5 Elementary
3.33 Windsor Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Skyview Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Union Colony Preparatory School Public, Charter 6-12 Middle, High
3.00 Range View Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Eaton Elementary School Public PK, K-2 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Frontier Charter Academy Public, Charter K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.00 Grandview Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 McAuliffe Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Eaton High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Greeley Central High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Knowledge Quest Academy Public, Charter K-8 Elementary, Middle
2.66 Letford Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Chappelow Arts Literacy Magnet School Public, Magnet PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.66 Monfort Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.66 Tozer Elementary School Public PK, K-2 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Pioneer Ridge Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.66 Shawsheen Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
Jefferson High School Public, Alternative 9-12 High

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
2.00 Resurrection Christian School Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
1.66 Dayspring Christian Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Immanuel Lutheran School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
St. Mary Catholic School Private, Religious K-8 Elementary, Middle
The Childrens Workshop Private PK, K Pre-K, Elementary
Mountain View Academy Private PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Trinity Lutheran School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Loveland Protestant Reformed Christian School Private, Religious K-9 Elementary, Middle
Adventist Christian School Private, Religious K-8 Elementary, Middle

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
3.66 Colorado State University
2.66 University of Northern Colorado
Aims Community College
IBMC College
CollegeAmerica - Fort Collins
Hair Dynamics Education Center
Regency Beauty Institute - Fort Collins
Academy of Natural Therapy
Healing Arts Institute - Colorado
Cheeks International Academy of Beauty Culture - Greeley
Cheeks International Academy of Beauty Culture - Fort Collins
Longs Peak Academy

Around Greeley

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
White 59.18% 63.25% 69.68%
Hispanic 35.48% 16.62% 20.78%
African American 1.90% 12.23% 3.78%
Asian 1.29% 4.83% 2.71%
Multiracial 1.21% 2.05% 2.23%
Native American 0.53% 0.66% 0.54%
Other 0.33% 0.19% 0.16%
Pacific Islander 0.07% 0.16% 0.11%

Age

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
9 years and under 15% 13% 13%
10 to 17 years 11% 11% 10%
18 to 24 years 17% 10% 10%
25 to 34 years 14% 13% 15%
35 to 44 years 13% 13% 14%
45 to 54 years 10% 14% 14%
55 to 64 years 10% 12% 12%
65 and over 11% 13% 11%

Education Levels

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
Less than a high school diploma 17% 14% 10%
High school diploma or equivalent 25% 28% 22%
Some college or associate degree 32% 29% 31%
Bachelor's degree 17% 18% 24%
Master's degree or higher 9% 11% 13%

Gender

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
Male 49.1% 49.2% 50.2%
Female 50.9% 50.8% 49.8%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
Rent 43.4% 35.1% 34.6%
Own 56.6% 64.9% 65.4%

Crime Rates

Annual Violent Crimes (per 100,000)

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
Assault 361.0 278.9 221.1
Murder 2.1 5.0 3.7
Rape 77.0 15.3
Robbery 70.8 159.8 79.9

Annual Property Crimes (per 100,000)

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
Burglary 494.2 573.5 555.5
Larceny 2661.5 2079.6 2344.1
Motor vehicle theft 193.5 235.5 288.6

Income

Weather

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Avg. High Avg. Low
46°
17°
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28°
68°
35°
77°
45°
87°
53°
94°
59°
91°
57°
83°
48°
70°
36°
55°
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45°
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Precipitation
0.5"
0.4"
1.1"
1.8"
2.4"
1.9"
1.7"
1.5"
1.1"
1.0"
0.7"
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Snowfall
6.3"
4.4"
8.3"
4.7"
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0.7"
2.8"
6.9"
6"

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    Avg. High Avg. Low

  • 46°
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    Precipitation

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    Snowfall

  • 6.3"
  • 4.4"
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    Avg. Temps

  • 46°
    17°
  • 50°
    20°
  • 60°
    28°
  • 68°
    35°
  • 77°
    45°
  • 87°
    53°
  • 94°
    59°
  • 91°
    57°
  • 83°
    48°
  • 70°
    36°
  • 55°
    25°
  • 45°
    17°

    Precipitation

  • 0.5"
  • 0.4"
  • 1.1"
  • 1.8"
  • 2.4"
  • 1.9"
  • 1.7"
  • 1.5"
  • 1.1"
  • 1.0"
  • 0.7"
  • 0.6"

    Snowfall

  • 6.3"
  • 4.4"
  • 8.3"
  • 4.7"
  • 0.7"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0"
  • 0.7"
  • 2.8"
  • 6.9"
  • 6"

Resident Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still choose to live in this area?     Based on 8 responses

  • 75% Yes
  • 12% Not sure
  • 12% No

In which direction are these things in this area generally going?     Based on 7 responses

Getting worse
Getting better
  • Schools/education
  • Crime/safety
  • Employment/jobs
  • Home values
  • Local government
  • New residents moving in
  • New businesses/restaurants opening
  • Overall quality of life

Rate the public services in this area:     Based on 8 responses

Very poor
Excellent
  • Police protection
  • Fire protection
  • Emergency medical services
  • Animal control services
  • Street repair/maintenance
  • Trash/recycling collection
  • Snow removal
  • Public transportation
  • Public recreation facilities
  • Park maintenance
  • Public libraries
  • Community education

How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about houses in this area?     Based on 8 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Most properties are well-maintained (e.g. landscaping, painting, shoveling)
  • Most properties have large lawns and/or gardens.
  • Most properties have driveways.
  • Most properties have garages.
  • Most of the houses look the same and have a similar layout.
  • Most of the houses are built close together with little space between them.

How noisy is the area where you live?     Based on 9 responses

  • 11% It is very quiet and peaceful. There aren't many cars or trains to speak of.
  • 33% It is pretty quiet. Cars pass by regularly, but it isn't disruptive.
  • 33% There are moments of loud noise. Sometimes you hear traffic or emergency vehicles, but it is bearable.
  • 22% Loud noises are very common. Traffic, trains, pedestrians, and emergency vehicles are everywhere.

How safe do you feel in this area?     Based on 15 responses

  • 7% Very safe. There is really no crime to speak of.
  • 80% Pretty safe. There is some crime, but it doesn't impact me much.
  • 7% Somewhat safe. There is noticeable crime, and there are times I don't feel safe.
  • 7% Not safe. There is a lot of crime, and I regularly don't feel safe.

What is your overall opinion of this area?     Based on 8 responses

  • 25% I love everything about it.
  • 38% I like mostly everything about this area, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 38% This area is okay. There are a lot of things I wish were different.
  • 0% I hate this area.

Rate the quality and ease of access to the following attractions in this area:     Based on 7 responses

Very poor
Excellent
  • Museums
  • Art galleries
  • Performance venues
  • Professional sport venues
  • Movie theaters
  • Zoos
  • Amusement parks
  • Parks and natural attractions
  • Historical landmarks/monuments