Westwood 81 Exceptional
Westwood Livability #20 ranked neighborhood in Des Moines#20 ranked neighborhood in IowaRanks better than 89% of areas
A+ Westwood Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D Westwood Cost of Living Cost of living is 19% higher than Iowa
Westwood
1088% more expensive than the US average
Des Moines
8713% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Westwood cost of living
D- Westwood Crime Total crime is 256% higher than Iowa
Total crime
6,916168% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 15168% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
4%Year over year crime is up
Westwood crime
A Westwood Employment Household income is 64% higher than Iowa
Median household income
$89,65962% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$67,827127% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
1%82% lower than the US average
Westwood employment
F Westwood Housing Home value is 128% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$302,70064% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$78717% lower than the US average
Home ownership
74%16% higher than the US average
Westwood real estate or Westwood rentals
A+ Westwood Schools HS graduation rate is 12% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
98%19% higher than the US average
School test scores
77%56% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Westwood K-12 schools
N/A Westwood User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Westwood
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n/a 0 total reviews
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n/a 0 total surveys
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      Westwood transportation information

      StatisticWestwoodDes MoinesIowa
      Average one way commuten/a19min19min
      Workers who drive to work79.7%80.3%80.7%
      Workers who carpool5.5%10.4%8.6%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%2.1%1.1%
      Workers who bicycle2.4%0.4%0.5%
      Workers who walk3.9%2.8%3.5%
      Working from home8.0%3.2%4.5%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)01 (1)6
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)00n/a8

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