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Quick Facts About Decorah


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Decorah is 3.70 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Decorah jobs have Increased by 2.07 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Decorah's cost of living is 1.40% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Decorah's population is 7,907 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -1.94 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Decorah is $159,000. Home appreciation the last year has been 21.47 percent.
    SCHOOLS
    Decorah public schools spend $15,428 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12 students per teacher in Decorah.

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  5/26/2015
expensive for a small town

ridiculously expensive housing for such a small town. The wages in the town do not even remotely compensate for the high cost of housing. Average housing prices start... (Read More)

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  6/9/2010
Decorah, IA

I have been a resident of Decorah, IA for 26 years. Decorah is located in the northeast corner of Iowa. When we entertain out of town guests they always comment how... (Read More)

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  1/3/2010
Luther College

This college has the most extensive music program of any liberal arts college around, has a strong connection to public radio, and Decorah is reputed to be a lovely... (Read More)

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