Watkins 72 Excellent
Watkins Livability #638 ranked city in Iowa#11,039 ranked city in the USARanks better than 62% of areas
F Watkins Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
B+ Watkins Cost of Living Cost of living is 2% lower than Iowa
Watkins
8911% less expensive than the US average
Iowa
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Watkins cost of living
C+ Watkins Crime Total crime is 21% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,4253% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 423% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Watkins crime
C Watkins Employment Household income is 7% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$50,6258% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$23,07723% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
0%100% lower than the US average
Watkins employment
B- Watkins Housing Home value is 20% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$106,30042% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$0100% lower than the US average
Home ownership
100%57% higher than the US average
Watkins real estate or Watkins rentals
B Watkins Schools HS graduation rate is 1% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
89%7% 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 Watkins User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Watkins
Overall user rating
n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      StatisticWatkinsIowaNational
      Average one way commute0min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work71.4%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool28.6%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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      Source: The Watkins, IA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).