Grinnell 80 Exceptional
Grinnell Livability #236 ranked city in Iowa#3,458 ranked city in the USARanks better than 88% of areas
A- Grinnell Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B+ Grinnell Cost of Living Cost of living is 2% lower than Iowa
8812% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Grinnell cost of living
C- Grinnell Crime Total crime is 10% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,20711% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 4611% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-34%Year over year crime is down
Grinnell crime
D+ Grinnell Employment Household income is 16% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$45,94817% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$24,29019% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%42% lower than the US average
Grinnell employment
F Grinnell Housing Home value is 4% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$138,50025% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$70026% lower than the US average
Home ownership
64%equal to the US average
Grinnell real estate or Grinnell rentals
A+ Grinnell Schools HS graduation rate is 1% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
89%7% higher than the US average
School test scores
85%73% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
13:117% lower than the US average
Grinnell K-12 schools
A Grinnell User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Grinnell
Overall user rating
80% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
80% 1 total surveys
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      Grinnell transportation information

      Average one way commute12min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work58.2%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool6.6%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.5%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle4.5%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk23.3%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home5.9%4.5%4.6%

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