Clive 94 Exceptional
Clive Livability #4 ranked city in Iowa#53 ranked city in the USARanks better than 99% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Clive Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
C- Clive Cost of Living Cost of living is 13% higher than Iowa
1011% more expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Clive cost of living
A+ Clive Crime Total crime is 63% lower than Iowa
Total crime
74070% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 13670% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-54%Year over year crime is down
Clive crime
A- Clive Employment Household income is 66% higher than Iowa
Median household income
$90,50264% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$47,84160% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
2%51% lower than the US average
Clive employment
B- Clive Housing Home value is 79% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$237,20028% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9332% lower than the US average
Home ownership
77%21% higher than the US average
Clive real estate or Clive rentals
A+ Clive Schools HS graduation rate is 6% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
93%12% higher than the US average
School test scores
83%68% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
15:16% lower than the US average
Clive K-12 schools
A- Clive User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Clive
Overall user rating
78% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
74% 1 total surveys
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      Clive transportation information

      Average one way commute18min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work87.0%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool6.6%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.3%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.6%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.8%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home4.2%4.5%4.6%

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