Creston, Iowa 

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Population

7,860

+1.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

United States / Iowa / No Metro Area / Union County / Creston / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Creston, Iowa

June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Creston, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Creston
 $45,000 
507 S Walnut St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 872 SqFt
 $142,000 
1004 N Sycamore St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2964 SqFt
 $64,000 
606 N Oak St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 936 SqFt

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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Iowa
County: Union County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Creston
Zip Codes: 50801


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Creston is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Creston jobs have decreased by 0.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Creston's cost of living is 19.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Creston's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Union county voted Republican in three of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Creston's population is 7,860 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Creston is $88,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Creston public schools spend $11,012 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.3 students per teacher in Creston. More Education


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Housing Market in Creston

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Reviews for Creston   2 Reviews
Creston in very run down and definatly has a low c - 10/11/2010
I moved here 4 years ago and have regretted it since, kids out of control lot of petty crime and drug and alcohol abuse,there are more bars in creston and can get beer... Read More

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Old fashioned small town feel. - 7/27/2006
Creston is your old fashioned small town, the old men don't miss a day catching up on the going's on when they're out for coffee at 5:00 am at the sale barn... Read More


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50801

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NEW LISTINGS IN CRESTON
$45,000
507 S Walnut St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$142,000
1004 N Sycamore St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$64,000
606 N Oak St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$23,500
407 N Walnut St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$220,000
1106 Hillcrest Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$17,600
1100 W Adair St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$69,500
311 N Elm St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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