Southwestern Hills 78 Exceptional
Southwestern Hills Livability #20 ranked neighborhood in Des Moines#20 ranked neighborhood in IowaRanks better than 82% of areas
B+ Southwestern Hills Amenities Some amenities close to this location
B Southwestern Hills Cost of Living Cost of living is equal to Iowa
Southwestern Hills
9010% less expensive than the US average
Des Moines
8713% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Southwestern Hills cost of living
F Southwestern Hills Crime Total crime is 49% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,99020% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3420% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-6%Year over year crime is down
Southwestern Hills crime
C+ Southwestern Hills Employment Household income is 24% higher than Iowa
Median household income
$67,60322% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$40,15535% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%11% lower than the US average
Southwestern Hills employment
C+ Southwestern Hills Housing Home value is 32% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$175,3575% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$45152% lower than the US average
Home ownership
61%4% lower than the US average
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A+ Southwestern Hills Schools HS graduation rate is 3% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
91%9% higher than the US average
School test scores
75%53% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Southwestern Hills K-12 schools
N/A Southwestern Hills User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Southwestern Hills
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      StatisticSouthwestern HillsDes MoinesIowa
      Average one way commuten/a19min19min
      Workers who drive to work87.0%80.3%80.7%
      Workers who carpool7.8%10.4%8.6%
      Workers who take public transit0.6%2.1%1.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.4%0.5%
      Workers who walk2.4%2.8%3.5%
      Working from home2.2%3.2%4.5%

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