WHERE OUR DATA COMES FROM
Niche has the most comprehensive data on U.S. schools and neighborhoods.
We rigorously analyze dozens of public data sets and over 100 million reviews and survey responses to help you understand what a place is really like.
Comprehensive Data
We use the most up-to-date data available from dozens of public data sources including the Department of Education, U.S. Census, and FBI.
Real Reviews & Outcomes
We’ve gathered over 100 million reviews and survey responses from students, parents, and residents to help you better understand what a school or neighborhood is really like.
Rigorous Analysis
Our Data Team uses advanced algorithms and statistical techniques to compare, score, and connect millions of data points to thoroughly analyze U.S. schools and neighborhoods.
Rankings, Grades, and Profiles
From rigorous analysis, we refine and simplify complex data into comparable rankings, grades, and profiles for schools and neighborhoods. See how we calculate our Best Places to Live, K-12, and College rankings.
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Niche has the most comprehensive data on U.S. K-12 schools, colleges, and places (neighborhoods, cities, ZIP codes, etc.). We offer data solutions for the education and real estate industries as well as custom solutions for brands and market research. Our rankings, reviews, and statistics power applications, research, and media coverage of U.S. schools and neighborhoods.
Data Sources
K-12 Schools and Districts
Colleges
Places to Live
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