Northwood 84 Exceptional
Northwood Livability #112 ranked city in Iowa#1,515 ranked city in the USARanks better than 94% of areas
C- Northwood Amenities Some amenities close to this location
B+ Northwood Cost of Living Cost of living is 5% lower than Iowa
8614% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Northwood cost of living
A+ Northwood Crime Total crime is 56% lower than Iowa
Total crime
87265% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 11565% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Northwood crime
F Northwood Employment Household income is 19% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$44,34520% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$23,25722% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%52% higher than the US average
Northwood employment
B Northwood Housing Home value is 29% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$94,50049% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$57939% lower than the US average
Home ownership
75%18% higher than the US average
Northwood real estate or Northwood rentals
A+ Northwood Schools HS graduation rate is 4% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
84%1% higher than the US average
School test scores
81%64% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
15:17% lower than the US average
Northwood K-12 schools
A Northwood User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Northwood
Overall user rating
80% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
80% 1 total surveys
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      Northwood transportation information

      Average one way commute20min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work85.9%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool6.5%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.2%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.9%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home3.7%4.5%4.6%

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