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F Elma Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A+ Elma Cost of Living Cost of living is 12% lower than Iowa
7822% less expensive than the US average
8911% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Elma cost of living
D+ Elma Crime Total crime is 36% higher than Iowa
Total crime
3,29019% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3119% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Elma crime
C- Elma Employment Household income is 31% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$37,61432% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$25,93813% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
0%91% lower than the US average
Elma employment
B- Elma Housing Home value is 59% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$54,10071% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$62534% lower than the US average
Home ownership
68%7% higher than the US average
Elma real estate or Elma rentals
C Elma Schools HS graduation rate is 4% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
85%2% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average

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