Capitol East 55 Poor
Capitol East Livability #53 ranked neighborhood in Des Moines#53 ranked neighborhood in IowaRanks better than 11% of areas
A+ Capitol East Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
A Capitol East Cost of Living Cost of living is 10% lower than Iowa
Capitol East
8119% less expensive than the US average
Des Moines
8713% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Capitol East cost of living
F Capitol East Crime Total crime is 532% higher than Iowa
Total crime
12,653439% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 8439% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
Capitol East crime
F Capitol East Employment Household income is 42% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$31,74243% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$13,46155% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
9%94% higher than the US average
Capitol East employment
A- Capitol East Housing Home value is 52% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$63,63366% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$85510% lower than the US average
Home ownership
49%23% lower than the US average
Capitol East real estate or Capitol East rentals
D- Capitol East Schools HS graduation rate is 31% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
61%27% lower than the US average
School test scores
50%3% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Capitol East K-12 schools
F Capitol East User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Capitol East
Overall user rating
1% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
1% 1 total surveys
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      Capitol East transportation information

      StatisticCapitol EastDes MoinesIowa
      Average one way commuten/a19min19min
      Workers who drive to work75.4%80.3%80.7%
      Workers who carpool13.6%10.4%8.6%
      Workers who take public transit2.4%2.1%1.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.4%0.5%
      Workers who walk8.6%2.8%3.5%
      Working from home0.0%3.2%4.5%

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