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Ames Real Estate Market

Housing
B+
Based on home values, property taxes, housing costs, local schools, and more.
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    59%
  • Own
    41%

Real Estate Costs

Median Home Value
$174,300
National
$178,600
Home Values
  • <$50k
    7%
  • $50-$99k
    3%
  • $100-$199k
    52%
  • $200-$399k
    33%
  • $400-$749k
    4%
  • $750k+
    0%
Median Rent
$785
National
$928
Monthly Rent
  • <$500
    10%
  • $500-$999
    66%
  • $1,000-$1,499
    18%
  • $1,500-$1,999
    5%
  • $2,000+
    1%
26%
of residents say housing is affordable.38 responses

Home Quality

Poll
55%
of residents say the exterior quality of homes is good or excellent.38 responses
Poll
42%
of residents say the interior quality of homes is good or excellent.38 responses
47%
of residents say there is a good variety of homes.38 responses
50%
of residents say there are a few vacant or abandoned properties here and there.38 responses
34%
of residents say that parking is readily available.38 responses
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