Ralston 71 Excellent
Ralston Livability #677 ranked city in Iowa#11,863 ranked city in the USARanks better than 59% of areas
F Ralston Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A+ Ralston Cost of Living Cost of living is 15% lower than Iowa
7723% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Ralston cost of living
D+ Ralston Crime Total crime is 48% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,96919% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3419% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Ralston crime
D- Ralston Employment Household income is 42% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$31,66743% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$21,01030% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%22% lower than the US average
Ralston employment
B Ralston Housing Home value is 67% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$44,40076% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$0100% lower than the US average
Home ownership
92%45% higher than the US average
Ralston real estate or Ralston rentals
B+ Ralston Schools HS graduation rate is 3% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
91%9% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
N/A Ralston User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Ralston
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      Ralston transportation information

      Average one way commute24min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work85.3%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool14.7%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.0%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home0.0%4.5%4.6%

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