Livability Score

70
/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 (2) F
Little Coffee Shop on 231
Coffee Shop
Baked Bean
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (6) F
Jasper County Historical Society
Museum
Lilian Fendig Gallery
Art Gallery
Prairie Arts Council
Theatre Arts
Unknown Name
Cinema
Ritz Cinema
Cinema
Fountain Stone Theaters
Cinema
Food and Drink (4) F
McDonald's
Fast Food
Taco Bell
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Arby's
Fast Food
Burger King
Fast Food
Fitness (1) F
24 Seven Club Fit
Gym
Groceries (0) F
Parks (16) A+
Brook Side Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Bicentennial Park
Park
Iroquois Park
Park
Pottawatomie Park
Park
Hal Gray Park
Park
Milroy Park
Park
Foundation Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Jasper County Fairgrounds
Park
Filson Park
Park
Jasper County Courthouse Lawn
Park
Franklin Park
Park
Halleck Park
Park
Columbia Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Laird's Landing
Park
Shops (2) F
Sage Bridal Studio
Clothing
Walmart
Department Store
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commute F

Of all people who commute, 0.9% take public transportation in Rensselaer.
Public Transit Stops (1)
Stops & Stations
F
Rensselaer
Transit Station
Workers Taking Public Transit
0.9%
F
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cost of living A+

The cost of living in Rensselaer is 86/100 - which is 4% lower than Indiana.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
A
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
A+
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crime B

Rensselaer crime rates are 1,585 per 100k, which is 14% lower than Indiana
Property Crime
1,323 crimes per 100k
B
Violent Crime
262 crimes per 100k
B
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employment C-

The median income in Rensselaer is $48,989 - which is 3% lower than Indiana.
Med. Household Income
$48,989
F
Unemployment Rate
2.4%
A+
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health B

There are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,
Health & Safety (6)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
D-
Rensselaer Fire Department
Fire Station
Jordan J. Balvich, DMD, PC
Dentist
Rensselaer Police Dept.
Police
Unknown Name
Police
Sheets Family Practice, PC. LLC
Doctor
Franciscan Health Rensselaer
Hospital
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
B
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housing A

Rensselaer home prices are $112,700 - which is 11% lower than Indiana
Home Price
$112,700
F
Home Appreciation Rate
-3%
C-
Home Affordability
2.3x (home price to income ratio)
A+
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schools D-

The Rensselaer graduation rate is 76% - which is 8% lower than Indiana
School Test Scores
46%
F
High School Grad. Rates
76%
D
Elementary Schools (4) F
St Augustine Elementary School
Rensselaer Central Primary School
Van Rensselaer Elementary School
Rensselaer Middle School
High Schools (1) F
Rensselaer Central High School
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ratings A-

Rensselaer has an overall rating of 78% from 1 reviews.
User Reviews (0)
From AreaVibes
User Surveys (1)
From AreaVibes
A-
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F Amenities

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

Parks

Brook Side Park
Unknown Name
Bicentennial Park
Iroquois Park
Pottawatomie Park
Hal Gray Park
Milroy Park
Foundation Park

Entertainment

Jasper County Historical Society
Lilian Fendig Gallery
Prairie Arts Council
Unknown Name
Ritz Cinema
Fountain Stone Theaters

Food & Drink

McDonald's
Taco Bell
McDonald's
Arby's
Burger King

F Commute

Is public transit available in Rensselaer? Of all people who commute, 0.9% take public transportation in Rensselaer.
Drive to Work
75%

2% lower than the US average

Take Public Transit
1%

4% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
2%

1% lower than the US average

C Health & Safety

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

Hospitals

Franciscan Health Rensselaer

Pharmacies

Doctors

Sheets Family Practice, PC. LLC

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