A-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    NG
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    A
  6. Diversity
    C
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
    B-

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$125,000
National
$178,600
Median Rent
$606
National
$928
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    7%
  • Own
    93%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
  • Murder
    0
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    0
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    1
  • Theft
    2,081
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0

Residents

Diversity
C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$65,917
National
$53,889
Children
19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    27%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    38%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    1%
    13%
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Badger Township Reviews

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Employment in the area is good. Most people are employed by the college or high school, the local labs, or construction companies.
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It's a good town to live in, but sometimes it can be quite boring because there is not a whole lot of exciting things going on day to day.
There really isn't any devastating weather around Iowa. Just the typical bipolar Iowa weather where it can snow one day and be 65 the next