Jamaica 71 Excellent
Jamaica Livability #679 ranked city in Iowa#11,897 ranked city in the USARanks better than 59% of areas
F Jamaica Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A Jamaica Cost of Living Cost of living is 9% lower than Iowa
Jamaica
8218% less expensive than the US average
Iowa
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Jamaica cost of living
D+ Jamaica Crime Total crime is 40% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,79712% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3612% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Jamaica crime
D- Jamaica Employment Household income is 26% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$40,12527% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$22,07926% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%5% higher than the US average
Jamaica employment
B Jamaica Housing Home value is 53% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$62,00066% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$56640% lower than the US average
Home ownership
72%13% higher than the US average
Jamaica real estate or Jamaica rentals
F Jamaica Schools HS graduation rate is 16% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
74%11% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
A+ Jamaica User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Jamaica
Overall user rating
94% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
94% 1 total surveys
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      Jamaica transportation information

      StatisticJamaicaIowaNational
      Average one way commute28min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work82.1%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool11.6%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk6.3%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home0.0%4.5%4.6%

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      Source: The Jamaica, IA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).