Fairfax 79 Exceptional
Fairfax Livability #283 ranked city in Iowa#4,439 ranked city in the USARanks better than 84% of areas
F Fairfax Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
D+ Fairfax Cost of Living Cost of living is 16% higher than Iowa
1055% more expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Fairfax cost of living
A+ Fairfax Crime Total crime is 77% lower than Iowa
Total crime
45982% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 21882% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Fairfax crime
B Fairfax Employment Household income is 69% higher than Iowa
Median household income
$91,96466% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$34,67116% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
2%63% lower than the US average
Fairfax employment
F Fairfax Housing Home value is 63% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$216,20017% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9642% higher than the US average
Home ownership
98%54% higher than the US average
Fairfax real estate or Fairfax rentals
A+ Fairfax Schools HS graduation rate is 9% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
96%15% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
A+ Fairfax User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Fairfax
Overall user rating
88% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
88% 1 total surveys
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      Fairfax transportation information

      Average one way commute18min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work86.6%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool6.6%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.5%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.2%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.4%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home5.7%4.5%4.6%

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