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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    A+
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    A+
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    A+
Iron Horse is a neighborhood in Tucson, Arizona with a population of 1,011. Iron Horse is in Pima County and is one of the best places to live in Arizona. Living in Iron Horse offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Iron Horse there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Iron Horse and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Iron Horse are highly rated.
About Iron Horse...
Population
1,011

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$254,980
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$716
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    86%
  • Own
    14%
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Iron Horse Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of neighborhoods based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$17,699
National
$55,322
Families with Children
13%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    20%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    36%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    11%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    0%
    13%

Iron Horse Reviews

4 reviews
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Love this neighborhood! People are friendly and kind. It is well kept and the historic homes are beautiful.
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Majority of the businesses around where I live are bars and restaurants. I'm not the type of person to go out drinking so it's not my favorite place to hang out on the weekends.
It's a great place to go if you are looking to partying with college students.