Cambridge, Iowa 

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Population

901

+4.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

1.6%

Median Income

$53,897

Median Home Price

$184,900

Best Places to Live in Cambridge, Iowa

College town - Central Iowa, 25 miles north of Des Moines. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Cambridge, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-College-town amenities
-Steady employment
-Cost of living
Cons
-Outdoor recreation
-Low diversity
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Cambridge
 $159,500 
713 Pearl St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1008 SqFt
 $149,000 
209 1st St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1514 SqFt
 $660,000 
32364 585th Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 1719 SqFt

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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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
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 2.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Cambridge's cost of living is 7.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Cambridge's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Cambridge, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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

POPULATION
Cambridge's population is 901 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Cambridge is $184,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.2%. Check out the homes in the area

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. More Education


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50046

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NEW LISTINGS IN CAMBRIDGE
$159,500
713 Pearl St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$149,000
209 1st St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$660,000
32364 585th Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$390,000
15306 NE 42nd St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$99,991
301 Sycamore St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$174,900
103 Race St
Bed 4 | Bath 1

$210,000
514 Vine St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

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