Wadena 66 Average
Wadena Livability #847 ranked city in Iowa#16,953 ranked city in the USARanks better than 42% of areas
F Wadena Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A+ Wadena Cost of Living Cost of living is 14% lower than Iowa
7822% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Wadena cost of living
D+ Wadena Crime Total crime is 40% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,79212% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3612% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Wadena crime
F Wadena Employment Household income is 16% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$45,62518% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$18,14939% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%48% higher than the US average
Wadena employment
B Wadena Housing Home value is 39% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$80,80056% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$51945% lower than the US average
Home ownership
78%23% higher than the US average
Wadena real estate or Wadena rentals
D Wadena Schools HS graduation rate is 8% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
81%3% lower than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
N/A Wadena User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Wadena
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n/a 0 total ratings
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      Wadena transportation information

      Average one way commute23min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work76.0%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool11.5%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk10.6%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home1.9%4.5%4.6%

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