Drexel Heights 60 Below average
Drexel Heights Livability #270 ranked city in Arizona#22,994 ranked city in the USARanks better than 21% of areas
B- Drexel Heights Amenities Some amenities close to this location
B- Drexel Heights Cost of Living Cost of living is 7% lower than Arizona
Drexel Heights
937% less expensive than the US average
991% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Drexel Heights cost of living
F Drexel Heights Crime Total crime is 42% higher than Arizona
Total crime
4,10365% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2565% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-8%Year over year crime is down
Drexel Heights crime
D- Drexel Heights Employment Household income is 7% lower than Arizona
Median household income
$47,68614% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$20,24032% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%14% higher than the US average
Drexel Heights employment
C Drexel Heights Housing Home value is 38% lower than Arizona
Median home value
$109,10041% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$9351% lower than the US average
Home ownership
75%18% higher than the US average
Drexel Heights real estate or Drexel Heights rentals
F Drexel Heights Schools HS graduation rate is 9% lower than Arizona
High school grad. rates
75%10% lower than the US average
School test scores
22%55% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Drexel Heights K-12 schools
B- Drexel Heights User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Drexel Heights
Overall user rating
70% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
70% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
0% 0 total surveys
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      Living in Drexel Heights, AZ

      Located in the state of Arizona, Drexel Heights is a moderately-sized city with a population of 27,281 residents. If we look at the most recent Census, Drexel Heights is known to have a predominantly White population. The next two most common races are American Indian and Alaskan and Black. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of Drexel Heights are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 45% of the population also speak Spanish.

      Whether you’re moving to a new area to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Drexel Heights could be a positive experience compared to other cities in Arizona if you know where to look. Finding the best places to live in Drexel Heights and nearby areas is a much easier task when you can rely on information and data from the livability score, which includes crime, weather, education and other important metrics.

      With a livability score of 62/100, Drexel Heights is ranked #21,748 in the United States and #283 in Arizona. If we examine each of the categories on their own, we see that Drexel Heights ranks well for amenities (B-), cost of living (B) and weather (A-). There is at least one category that does not have great scores in Drexel Heights. The following was graded with a concerning score: crime (F), education (F) and employment (D-).

      Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Drexel Heights. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Drexel Heights are affordable. The median home price for Drexel Heights homes is $109,100, which is 38.3% lower than the Arizona average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Drexel Heights, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 2.3, which is 34.3% lower than the Arizona average.

      Drexel Heights transportation information

      StatisticDrexel HeightsArizonaNational
      Average one way commute28min25min26min
      Workers who drive to work78.2%76.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool12.9%10.9%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit2.0%2.0%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.1%1.0%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.3%2.0%2.8%
      Working from home4.9%5.7%4.6%

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