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Appanoose County
  • County in Iowa

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Housing
    grade B minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade B
  4. Good for Families
    grade C+
  5. Diversity
    grade C
  6. Jobs
    grade B
  7. Weather
    grade C+
  8. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade C+
  11. Commute
    grade B minus

editorial

Appanoose County is located in Iowa with a population of 12,310. In Appanoose County, most residents own their homes. In Appanoose County there are a lot of parks. Many retirees live in Appanoose County and residents tend to be conservative.

About

Population
12,310

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$91,800
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$703
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    338.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    18.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    2,878.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,295
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    263.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    23%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    36%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  11%

Working in Appanoose County

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$46,900
National
$69,021

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