Waveland Park 89 Exceptional
Waveland Park Livability #5 ranked neighborhood in Des Moines#5 ranked neighborhood in IowaRanks better than 98% of areas
A+ Waveland Park Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B- Waveland Park Cost of Living Cost of living is 4% higher than Iowa
Waveland Park
937% less expensive than the US average
Des Moines
8713% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Waveland Park cost of living
F Waveland Park Crime Total crime is 126% higher than Iowa
Total crime
4,52682% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2382% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-6%Year over year crime is down
Waveland Park crime
C+ Waveland Park Employment Household income is 35% higher than Iowa
Median household income
$73,63533% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$39,70033% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%3% lower than the US average
Waveland Park employment
B- Waveland Park Housing Home value is 27% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$168,5339% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$8619% lower than the US average
Home ownership
71%11% higher than the US average
Waveland Park real estate or Waveland Park rentals
A+ Waveland Park Schools HS graduation rate is 9% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
95%15% higher than the US average
School test scores
79%61% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Waveland Park K-12 schools
A+ Waveland Park User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in Waveland Park
Overall user rating
92% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
92% 2 total surveys
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      Waveland Park transportation information

      StatisticWaveland ParkDes MoinesIowa
      Average one way commuten/a19min19min
      Workers who drive to work83.7%80.3%80.7%
      Workers who carpool6.4%10.4%8.6%
      Workers who take public transit2.6%2.1%1.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.4%0.5%
      Workers who walk1.5%2.8%3.5%
      Working from home4.9%3.2%4.5%

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