Elkhart 74 Excellent
Elkhart Livability #504 ranked city in Iowa#8,349 ranked city in the USARanks better than 71% of areas
D Elkhart Amenities Some amenities close to this location
A- Elkhart Cost of Living Cost of living is 6% lower than Iowa
Elkhart
8515% less expensive than the US average
Iowa
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Elkhart cost of living
B- Elkhart Crime Total crime is 9% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,18112% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 4612% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Elkhart crime
D+ Elkhart Employment Household income is 9% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$49,75810% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$26,65811% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%17% lower than the US average
Elkhart employment
C Elkhart Housing Home value is 8% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$121,90034% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$54742% lower than the US average
Home ownership
76%19% higher than the US average
Elkhart real estate or Elkhart rentals
B Elkhart Schools HS graduation rate is 1% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
89%7% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
N/A Elkhart User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Elkhart
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      Elkhart transportation information

      StatisticElkhartIowaNational
      Average one way commute26min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work91.9%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool4.9%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.9%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.8%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home0.4%4.5%4.6%

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