Downtown Des Moines 92 Exceptional
Downtown Des Moines Livability #2 ranked neighborhood in Des Moines#2 ranked neighborhood in IowaRanks better than 99% of areas
A+ Downtown Des Moines Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
C Downtown Des Moines Cost of Living Cost of living is 11% higher than Iowa
Downtown Des Moines
100same as the US average
Des Moines
8713% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Downtown Des Moines cost of living
B Downtown Des Moines Crime Total crime is 4% lower than Iowa
Total crime
1,92123% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 5323% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-6%Year over year crime is down
Downtown Des Moines crime
C Downtown Des Moines Employment Household income is 44% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$30,32145% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$47,46759% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
2%58% lower than the US average
Downtown Des Moines employment
B+ Downtown Des Moines Housing Home value is 80% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$238,70029% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$71824% lower than the US average
Home ownership
11%82% lower than the US average
Downtown Des Moines real estate or Downtown Des Moines rentals
A+ Downtown Des Moines Schools HS graduation rate is 1% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
87%5% higher than the US average
School test scores
80%62% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Downtown Des Moines K-12 schools
A+ Downtown Des Moines User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Downtown Des Moines
Overall user rating
95% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
95% 3 total surveys
all Downtown Des Moines poll results

Best Places to Live in and Around Downtown Des Moines

See all the best places to live around Downtown Des Moines

How Do You Rate The Livability In Downtown Des Moines?

1. Select a livability score between 1-100
2. Select any tags that apply to this area View results

Compare Des Moines, IA Livability


      Downtown Des Moines transportation information

      StatisticDowntown Des MoinesDes MoinesIowa
      Average one way commuten/a19min19min
      Workers who drive to work62.9%80.3%80.7%
      Workers who carpool10.0%10.4%8.6%
      Workers who take public transit3.5%2.1%1.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.6%0.4%0.5%
      Workers who walk19.5%2.8%3.5%
      Working from home1.7%3.2%4.5%

      Check Your Commute Time

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