Livability Score

80
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities F

There are not many amenities close to this location.
Coffee (1) F
European Delight
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (2) F
Vision II Theatre
Cinema
Lucas County Museum
Museum
Food and Drink (4) F
Hurri-Bak Club
Bar
Sports Page 1
Bar
The Office
Bar
Sportsman's Bar
Bar
Fitness (0) F
Groceries (1) F
Hy-Vee
Grocery Store
Parks (17) A+
Johnson's Machine Works Park
Park
Eikenberry Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Constitution Park
Park
Veteran's Memorial Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Yocom Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Franklin Park
Park
Railroad Park
Park
North Park
Park
North Ridge Park
Park
Practice Fields
Park
Brook Park
Park
The Labyrinth
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Northwest Park
Park
Red Haw State Park
Park
Red Haw Wildlife Management Area
Park
Shops (7) D-
True Value
Home Improvement
The Gold Shop
Fashion
John's
Hairdresser
Salon of Hair
Hairdresser
Willis PC Support
Electronics
Connecticut Yankee Pedaller
Bicycle
Kandy's Hair Salon
Hairdresser
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commute F

Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Chariton.
Public Transit Stops (0)
Stops & Stations
F
Workers Taking Public Transit
0.0%
F
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cost of living A+

The cost of living in Chariton is 81/100 - which is 9% lower than Iowa.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
A+
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
D
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crime B+

Chariton crime rates are 1,412 per 100k, which is 13% lower than Iowa
Property Crime
1,162 crimes per 100k
B+
Violent Crime
250 crimes per 100k
B
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employment C-

The median income in Chariton is $48,316 - which is 11% lower than Iowa.
Med. Household Income
$48,316
F
Unemployment Rate
2.1%
A+
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health A+

There are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,
Health & Safety (5)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
A
Unknown Name
Dentist
Chariton Volunteer Fire Department
Fire Station
Hy-Vee Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Chariton Clinic
Doctor
Lucas County Health Center
Hospital
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
A-
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housing A+

Chariton home prices are $81,000 - which is 39% lower than Iowa
Home Price
$81,000
F
Home Appreciation Rate
18%
A+
Home Affordability
1.7x (home price to income ratio)
A+
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schools A-

The Chariton graduation rate is 85% - which is 3% lower than Iowa
School Test Scores
69%
B-
High School Grad. Rates
85%
C
Elementary Schools (3) D-
Columbus Elementary School
Van Allen Elementary School
Chariton Middle School
High Schools (1) D-
Chariton High School
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ratings A+

Chariton has an overall rating of 86% from 1 reviews.
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User Surveys (1)
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A+
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F Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Chariton? Well, there are not many amenities close to this location.

Parks

Johnson's Machine Works Park
Eikenberry Park
Unknown Name
Constitution Park
Veteran's Memorial Park
Unknown Name
Yocom Park
Unknown Name

Entertainment

Vision II Theatre
Lucas County Museum

Food & Drink

Hurri-Bak Club
Sports Page 1
The Office
Sportsman's Bar

F Commute

Is public transit available in Chariton? Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Chariton.
Drive to Work
88%

11% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
0%

5% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
1%

1% lower than the US average

A+ Health & Safety

Is Chariton a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are many hospitals, police and fire stations.

Hospitals

Lucas County Health Center

Pharmacies

Hy-Vee Pharmacy

Doctors

Chariton Clinic

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