Elgin 72 Excellent
Elgin Livability #615 ranked city in Iowa#10,639 ranked city in the USARanks better than 63% of areas
F Elgin Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A+ Elgin Cost of Living Cost of living is 14% lower than Iowa
7822% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Elgin cost of living
C Elgin Crime Total crime is 30% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,5994% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 394% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Elgin crime
D Elgin Employment Household income is 11% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$48,75012% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$24,04219% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%2% lower than the US average
Elgin employment
D- Elgin Housing Home value is 40% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$79,10057% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$55941% lower than the US average
Home ownership
70%11% higher than the US average
Elgin real estate or Elgin rentals
A+ Elgin Schools HS graduation rate is 1% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
87%4% higher than the US average
School test scores
80%62% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Elgin K-12 schools
N/A Elgin User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Elgin
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      Elgin transportation information

      Average one way commute20min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work84.7%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool8.1%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.1%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home6.1%4.5%4.6%

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