Merle Hay 81 Exceptional
Merle Hay Livability #16 ranked neighborhood in Des Moines#16 ranked neighborhood in IowaRanks better than 89% of areas
A+ Merle Hay Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B+ Merle Hay Cost of Living Cost of living is 2% lower than Iowa
Merle Hay
8812% less expensive than the US average
Des Moines
8713% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Merle Hay cost of living
F Merle Hay Crime Total crime is 163% higher than Iowa
Total crime
5,256111% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 20111% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-6%Year over year crime is down
Merle Hay crime
C- Merle Hay Employment Household income is 1% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$54,1562% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$30,4382% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%23% lower than the US average
Merle Hay employment
B+ Merle Hay Housing Home value is 2% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$130,53829% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$82313% lower than the US average
Home ownership
71%11% higher than the US average
Merle Hay real estate or Merle Hay rentals
A+ Merle Hay Schools HS graduation rate is 1% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
87%5% higher than the US average
School test scores
70%41% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Merle Hay K-12 schools
N/A Merle Hay User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Merle Hay
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      Merle Hay transportation information

      StatisticMerle HayDes MoinesIowa
      Average one way commuten/a19min19min
      Workers who drive to work80.9%80.3%80.7%
      Workers who carpool10.8%10.4%8.6%
      Workers who take public transit3.0%2.1%1.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.5%0.4%0.5%
      Workers who walk2.5%2.8%3.5%
      Working from home2.0%3.2%4.5%

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      Source: The Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).