Marathon 60 Below average
Marathon Livability #966 ranked city in Iowa#22,848 ranked city in the USARanks better than 22% of areas
F Marathon Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A+ Marathon Cost of Living Cost of living is 14% lower than Iowa
7822% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Marathon cost of living
D- Marathon Crime Total crime is 62% higher than Iowa
Total crime
3,23130% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3130% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Marathon crime
F Marathon Employment Household income is 30% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$38,28131% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$18,14139% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%23% higher than the US average
Marathon employment
B Marathon Housing Home value is 83% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$23,10087% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$57539% lower than the US average
Home ownership
71%12% higher than the US average
Marathon real estate or Marathon rentals
F Marathon Schools HS graduation rate is 17% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
73%13% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
N/A Marathon User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Marathon
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n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
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User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Marathon transportation information

      Average one way commute28min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work89.2%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool3.6%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.9%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home4.5%4.5%4.6%

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