Waukee 93 Exceptional
Waukee Livability #6 ranked city in Iowa#68 ranked city in the USARanks better than 99% of areas

Livability Awards

B+ Waukee Amenities Some amenities close to this location
C Waukee Cost of Living Cost of living is 8% higher than Iowa
Waukee
973% less expensive than the US average
Iowa
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Waukee cost of living
A+ Waukee Crime Total crime is 59% lower than Iowa
Total crime
82067% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 12267% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-38%Year over year crime is down
Waukee crime
B+ Waukee Employment Household income is 49% higher than Iowa
Median household income
$81,25047% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$41,75640% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
1%83% lower than the US average
Waukee employment
B- Waukee Housing Home value is 45% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$191,9004% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,0319% higher than the US average
Home ownership
79%25% higher than the US average
Waukee real estate or Waukee rentals
A+ Waukee Schools HS graduation rate is 11% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
97%17% higher than the US average
School test scores
88%79% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
15:14% lower than the US average
Waukee K-12 schools
A+ Waukee User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Waukee
Overall user rating
89% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
99% 2 total surveys
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      Waukee transportation information

      StatisticWaukeeIowaNational
      Average one way commute21min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work84.1%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool8.5%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.1%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.7%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home4.8%4.5%4.6%

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      Source: The Waukee, IA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).