Laurel 72 Excellent
Laurel Livability #611 ranked city in Iowa#10,471 ranked city in the USARanks better than 64% of areas
F Laurel Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A Laurel Cost of Living Cost of living is 9% lower than Iowa
8218% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Laurel cost of living
D+ Laurel Crime Total crime is 42% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,83514% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3614% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Laurel crime
F Laurel Employment Household income is 17% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$45,20818% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$19,59134% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%42% higher than the US average
Laurel employment
B Laurel Housing Home value is 48% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$68,50063% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$51546% lower than the US average
Home ownership
62%2% lower than the US average
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A+ Laurel Schools HS graduation rate is 8% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
81%3% lower than the US average
School test scores
85%72% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Laurel K-12 schools
N/A Laurel User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Laurel
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n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Laurel transportation information

      Average one way commute24min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work88.1%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool6.6%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.0%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home3.3%4.5%4.6%

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