Livability Score

56
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities F

There are not many amenities close to this location.
Coffee (0) F
Entertainment (0) F
Food and Drink (0) F
Fitness (0) F
Groceries (0) F
Parks (1) F
Blarney Stone Park
Park
Shops (0) F
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commute F

Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Melrose.
Public Transit Stops (0)
Stops & Stations
F
Workers Taking Public Transit
0.0%
F
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cost of living A+

The cost of living in Melrose is 76/100 - which is 15% lower than Iowa.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
A+
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
D
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crime D+

Melrose crime rates are 2,197 per 100k, which is 36% higher than Iowa
Property Crime
1,809 crimes per 100k
D
Violent Crime
388 crimes per 100k
D+
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employment F

The median income in Melrose is $49,048 - which is 10% lower than Iowa.
Med. Household Income
$49,048
F
Unemployment Rate
10.3%
F
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health F

There are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,
Health & Safety (1)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
F
Melrose Fire Department
Fire Station
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
A-
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housing B-

Melrose home prices are $62,500 - which is 53% lower than Iowa
Home Price
$62,500
F
Home Appreciation Rate
-7%
F
Home Affordability
1.3x (home price to income ratio)
A+
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schools D

The Melrose graduation rate is 87% - which is equal to Iowa
School Test Scores
N/A
High School Grad. Rates
87%
A-
Elementary Schools (0) F
High Schools (0) F
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F Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Melrose? Well, there are not many amenities close to this location.

Parks

Blarney Stone Park

Entertainment

Food & Drink

F Commute

Is public transit available in Melrose? Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Melrose.
Drive to Work
90%

13% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
0%

5% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
5%

2% higher than the US average

A+ Health & Safety

Is Melrose a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are many hospitals, police and fire stations.

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