Collierville 88 Exceptional
Collierville Livability #4 ranked city in Tennessee#469 ranked city in the USARanks better than 98% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Collierville Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D+ Collierville Cost of Living Cost of living is 16% higher than Tennessee
1033% more expensive than the US average
8911% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Collierville cost of living
B+ Collierville Crime Total crime is 52% lower than Tennessee
Total crime
1,57437% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 6437% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-16%Year over year crime is down
Collierville crime
A- Collierville Employment Household income is 137% higher than Tennessee
Median household income
$110,591100% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$44,41049% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%45% lower than the US average
Collierville employment
B- Collierville Housing Home value is 91% higher than Tennessee
Median home value
$278,60051% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,15321% higher than the US average
Home ownership
82%30% higher than the US average
Collierville real estate or Collierville rentals
A+ Collierville Schools HS graduation rate is 18% higher than Tennessee
High school grad. rates
95%14% higher than the US average
School test scores
78%58% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
0:1100% lower than the US average
Collierville K-12 schools
B Collierville User Ratings There are a total of 11 ratings in Collierville
Overall user rating
73% 11 total ratings
User reviews rating
68% 4 total reviews
User surveys rating
81% 7 total surveys
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      Living in Collierville, TN

      Collierville is a mid-sized city located in the state of Tennessee. The city has a population of 48,005 residents. According to the most recent Census, 76% of Collierville residents are White, 13% Black and 7% Asian. 87% of the people in Collierville (over the age of 15) are married and 53% have kids under the age of eighteen. Knowing that, it’s safe to say that this area could be a great place for other families to lay down roots.

      If you’re considering moving to any new city, it could be a very daunting task. However, it could also be a fulfilling experience if you are willing to get to know the town before actually living in Collierville, Tennessee. The best areas in Collierville and in surrounding cities are easier to find when you are able to make informed decisions. Using data from amenities, crime, education, employment, you will see a detailed breakdown of the most important information as well as comparisons to the Tennessee and national averages.

      Collierville, TN receives 87/100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #2 in Tennessee and #156 in the USA. Compared to the US average, Collierville ranks among some of the best places to live in the country! Collierville has also earned the rare honor of ranking in the top 10 percentile among all cities. Based on the grades for each individual category, Collierville has received high marks for amenities (A+), crime (A), weather (B-), education (A+), employment (A-) and housing (B-). Collierville does not fare well for the following: cost of living (D). It might be a good idea to take a closer look at each category to find out why.

      Based on the proximity of local amenities like grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, parks, librairies, etc., Collierville has received a higher than average score for its local amenities. If you’re planning on relocating and making this area your permanent home, it’s nice to know that there is an ample amount of amenities and things to do within walking distance or a short drive.

      Low violent crime (murder, rape, robbery, assault) is a must for most people when searching for a new area to live. At 151 crimes per 100,000 residents, Collierville has a violent crime rate that is far below the national average.

      School test scores can be an important metric in deciding if the local area schools can provide a solid educational system for children. The schools in Collierville have a test score average of 78%, which is well above the US average.

      Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Collierville. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Collierville are affordable. The median home price for Collierville homes is $278,600, which is 90.8% higher than the Tennessee average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Collierville, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 2.5, which is 19.4% lower than the Tennessee average. Year over year appreciation rates for homes in the Collierville area were 6.9% and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 5.4%. Why is this important? Knowing the appreciation rates for any area is a quick and easy way to determine if you will see a solid return on your investment.

      Collierville transportation information

      Average one way commute25min25min26min
      Workers who drive to work88.3%83.6%76.4%
      Workers who carpool5.3%9.2%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.1%0.8%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.4%1.4%2.8%
      Working from home5.3%3.9%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Collierville, TN data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).