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  4. Nightlife
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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Indianola Hills is a neighborhood in Des Moines, Iowa with a population of 9,501. Indianola Hills is in Polk County. Living in Indianola Hills offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Indianola Hills there are a lot of bars and parks. Many families live in Indianola Hills and residents tend to have moderate political views.

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About Indianola Hills...
Population
9,501

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$122,102
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$841
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$48,465
National
$62,843
Families with Children
35%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    33%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  12%

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