Fort Madison 69 Average
Fort Madison Livability #776 ranked city in Iowa#14,365 ranked city in the USARanks better than 50% of areas

Livability Awards

B+ Fort Madison Amenities Some amenities close to this location
A Fort Madison Cost of Living Cost of living is 11% lower than Iowa
Fort Madison
8020% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Fort Madison cost of living
F Fort Madison Crime Total crime is 32% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,6376% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 386% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-33%Year over year crime is down
Fort Madison crime
D- Fort Madison Employment Household income is 22% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$42,44823% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$23,47821% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%13% higher than the US average
Fort Madison employment
D Fort Madison Housing Home value is 40% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$79,50057% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$59837% lower than the US average
Home ownership
72%13% higher than the US average
Fort Madison real estate or Fort Madison rentals
A+ Fort Madison Schools HS graduation rate is 2% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
86%4% higher than the US average
School test scores
76%55% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
18:114% higher than the US average
Fort Madison K-12 schools
F Fort Madison User Ratings There are a total of 6 ratings in Fort Madison
Overall user rating
42% 6 total ratings
User reviews rating
55% 2 total reviews
User surveys rating
26% 4 total surveys
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      Fort Madison transportation information

      StatisticFort MadisonIowaNational
      Average one way commute17min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work91.1%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool3.3%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.3%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.2%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.9%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home1.6%4.5%4.6%

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