Elkader 83 Exceptional
Elkader Livability #130 ranked city in Iowa#1,777 ranked city in the USARanks better than 93% of areas
C+ Elkader Amenities Some amenities close to this location
A- Elkader Cost of Living Cost of living is 7% lower than Iowa
8416% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Elkader cost of living
A+ Elkader Crime Total crime is 58% lower than Iowa
Total crime
83866% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 12066% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
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C- Elkader Employment Household income is 18% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$45,00019% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$28,2815% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%36% lower than the US average
Elkader employment
D Elkader Housing Home value is 37% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$84,20054% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$60137% lower than the US average
Home ownership
74%16% higher than the US average
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A+ Elkader Schools HS graduation rate is 3% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
90%9% higher than the US average
School test scores
82%67% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
14:114% lower than the US average
Elkader K-12 schools
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      Elkader transportation information

      Average one way commute15min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work74.4%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool6.5%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.6%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.4%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk12.8%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home4.5%4.5%4.6%

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