Education in Ottumwa, Iowa
Cost of Living,
Ottumwa, IA, schools spend $4,475 per student. There are 15 pupils per teacher, 558 students per librarian, and 613 children per counselor in Ottumwa, IA schools.
Ottumwa Education SperlingViews
Ottumwa - Pros/Cons: Pros:
1. Extremely low cost of living and housing
2. Affordable place to live
1. High crime rate
2. Very poor school system
3. Economically depressed
4.... (read more)re: ottumwa is ok - 1/7/2008: You can live like a king on 12 an hour but the problem is the only job that will pay you over 5 or 6 is the meat packing plant.
No jobs nothing to do and no culture... (read more)ottumwa is ok: ottumwa is wierd everybody here claims to hate it but once they move away they miss it and soon return. yes the summers are hot and the winters are cold but its really... (read more)Have an opinion about Ottumwa? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for Ottumwa Click Here