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A+ Irondale Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
B+ Irondale Cost of Living Cost of living is 1% lower than Alabama
8812% less expensive than the US average
8911% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Irondale cost of living
D- Irondale Crime Total crime is 4% higher than Alabama
Total crime
3,62431% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2831% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
Irondale crime
D Irondale Employment Household income is 7% higher than Alabama
Median household income
$47,94913% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$28,7004% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%9% higher than the US average
Irondale employment
D Irondale Housing Home value is 1% lower than Alabama
Median home value
$127,30031% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$9094% lower than the US average
Home ownership
70%10% higher than the US average
Irondale real estate or Irondale rentals
F Irondale Schools HS graduation rate is 5% higher than Alabama
High school grad. rates
83%equal to the US average
School test scores
37%24% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
15:17% lower than the US average
Irondale K-12 schools

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Irondale: Perfect Place to Raise a Family

I cannot recommend living in Irondale, AL enough to anyone looking to raise a family in a city with a small-town feel. Our community is wonderful out here. Everyone comes together frequently on the weekends for small festivals, and we constantly watch out for each other to create a safe environment. Although we look out for each other, it is still recommended that you be cautious at night. Crime is not non-existent, but theft still does happen.

It’s easy to get around as well, as the town is located next to two major interstates. Access to the local Walmart, CVS, Sam’s Club and more is convenient as well, as everything is generally close to each other. The high school and middle school are also close to each other, so getting your kids to school is relatively hassle free. This community is perfect to raise a family in, and you should most certainly consider it if you’re looking to settle down.
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Source: The Irondale, AL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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