Cambridge, Iowa 

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Population

901

10% Growth

Unemployment Rate

1.6%

Median Income

$53,897

Avg. Home Price

$189,100

Best Places to Live in Cambridge, Iowa

College town - Central Iowa, 25 miles north of Des Moines
Pros
-College-town amenities
-Steady employment
-Cost of living
Cons
-Outdoor recreation
-Low diversity
-Harsh winters

  


What Bert Has To Say About Ames Metro Area

Home to land-grant Iowa State University, Ames is a pleasant college town a short distance north of Des Moines along I-35. Downtown is typical of most small college towns, clean, attractive and containing a variety of independent small businesses. The economic base is steady, anchored by the university and other state agencies and an assortment of mostly agricultural, pharmaceutical and biotech-related manufacturing and research facilities for companies like 3M, BASF, Ball Plastics and Boehringer Ingleheim.


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Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Iowa
County: Story County
Metro Area: Ames Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Cambridge
Zip Codes: 50046
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 921 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Cambridge is 1.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Cambridge jobs have increased by 2.26%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Cambridge's cost of living is 2.20% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Cambridge's Cost of Living

VOTING
Story county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Cambridge's population is 901 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 10.01%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Cambridge is $184,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.89%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Cambridge

SCHOOLS
Cambridge public schools spend $10,044 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Cambridge. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Cambridge

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