West Branch 81 Exceptional
West Branch Livability #191 ranked city in Iowa#2,651 ranked city in the USARanks better than 90% of areas
F West Branch Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
B- West Branch Cost of Living Cost of living is 4% higher than Iowa
West Branch
946% less expensive than the US average
Iowa
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
West Branch cost of living
A West Branch Crime Total crime is 78% lower than Iowa
Total crime
42384% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 23784% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
0%Year over year crime is similar
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C+ West Branch Employment Household income is 13% higher than Iowa
Median household income
$61,49311% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$30,6433% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%45% lower than the US average
West Branch employment
B West Branch Housing Home value is 5% higher than Iowa
Median home value
$139,50024% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$65631% lower than the US average
Home ownership
81%27% higher than the US average
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A+ West Branch Schools HS graduation rate is 5% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
92%11% higher than the US average
School test scores
81%64% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
13:119% lower than the US average
West Branch K-12 schools
N/A West Branch User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in West Branch
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      West Branch transportation information

      StatisticWest BranchIowaNational
      Average one way commute21min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work78.1%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool9.9%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.3%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.1%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home8.7%4.5%4.6%

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