Livability Score

81
/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 (4) C-
Trindle Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Van Meter Recreation Complex
Park
Johnson Park
Park
Little Bridge Park
Park
Napa Valley Park
Park
Badger Creek State Recreation Area
Park
Shops (1) F
Casey's
Convenience Store
Kum & Go
Convenience Store
Casey's General Store
Convenience Store
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commute F

Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Van Meter.
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 Van Meter is 96/100 - which is 7% higher than Iowa.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
B+
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
D
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crime A+

Van Meter crime rates are 546 per 100k, which is 66% lower than Iowa
Property Crime
449 crimes per 100k
A+
Violent Crime
96 crimes per 100k
A+
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employment A+

The median income in Van Meter is $111,736 - which is 105% higher than Iowa.
Med. Household Income
$111,736
A+
Unemployment Rate
1.2%
A+
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health A-

There are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,
Health & Safety (2)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
D-
Van Meter Police Department
Police
Van Meter Fire Dept
Fire Station
De Soto Fire Station
Fire Station
De Soto Police Department
Police
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
A-
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housing A+

Van Meter home prices are $199,500 - which is 50% higher than Iowa
Home Price
$199,500
B+
Home Appreciation Rate
26%
A+
Home Affordability
1.8x (home price to income ratio)
A+
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schools A+

The Van Meter graduation rate is 94% - which is 7% higher than Iowa
School Test Scores
86%
A+
High School Grad. Rates
94%
A+
Elementary Schools (2) D-
Van Meter Middle School
Van Meter Elementary School
Desoto Intermediate School
High Schools (1) D-
Van Meter High School School
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F Amenities

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

Parks

Trindle Park
Unknown Name
Van Meter Recreation Complex
Johnson Park
Little Bridge Park
Napa Valley Park
Badger Creek State Recreation Area

Entertainment

Food & Drink

F Commute

Is public transit available in Van Meter? Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Van Meter.
Drive to Work
88%

12% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
0%

5% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
1%

2% lower than the US average

A+ Health & Safety

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

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