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Van Meter Livability #57 ranked city in Iowa#748 ranked city in the USARanks better than 97% of areas
D Van Meter Amenities Some amenities close to this location
B Van Meter Cost of Living Cost of living is 1% higher than Iowa
Van Meter
919% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Van Meter cost of living
A+ Van Meter Crime Total crime is 66% lower than Iowa
Total crime
67573% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 14973% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
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B- Van Meter Employment Household income is 47% higher than Iowa
Median household income
$80,00045% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$27,7537% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
1%76% lower than the US average
Van Meter employment
B Van Meter Housing Home value is 12% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$148,20020% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$9084% lower than the US average
Home ownership
83%30% higher than the US average
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A+ Van Meter Schools HS graduation rate is 7% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
94%13% higher than the US average
School test scores
89%81% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
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      Van Meter transportation information

      StatisticVan MeterIowaNational
      Average one way commute21min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work88.6%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool5.3%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.7%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.4%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home1.3%4.5%4.6%

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