Davenport, Iowa 

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Population

102,268

+4.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$45,424

Median Home Price

$126,600

Best Places to Live in Davenport, Iowa

Small city complex - Northwest Illinois straddling Mississippi River at Iowa border, 175 miles west of Chicago. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Davenport, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Small-town atmosphere
Cost of living
Air service
Cons
Violent crime rate
Economic cycles
Flood risk
 $1,075 
420 Kirkwood Blvd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1582 SqFt
 $59,900 
1538 W Pleasant St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1008 SqFt
 $1,150 
2332 W Pleasant St
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 784 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Davenport-Moline-Rock Island Metro Area

The “Quad Cities” span the Mississippi River and the Illinois-Iowa border. Davenport and Bettendorf form the Iowa component, and Moline and Rock Island are on the Illinois side. The area, also called the “Breadbasket of America,” is a center for agriculture, particularly known as the headquarters of machinery manufacturer John Deere (in Moline), and the heart of the Corn Belt. Highlights include an attractive setting in the Mississippi Valley, a slow pace and friendly people. Cost of living is below Iowa and Illinois averages, but violent crime rates are surprisingly high and the economy is strongly connected to the farming industry.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Davenport
Zip Codes: 52806 52804 52803 52807 52802 52801
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 594 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Davenport is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Davenport jobs have increased by 1.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Davenport's cost of living is 18.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Davenport's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Davenport's population is 102,268 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Davenport is $126,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Davenport public schools spend $11,457 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Davenport. More Education



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Reviews for Davenport   17 Reviews
Mississippi River city, low cost living with lots - 8/23/2014
Davenport is part of a larger metropolitan area, called the Quad Cities, which includes Illinois river cities just across the Mississippi. River related recreation,,... Read More

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Best place I ever lived - 7/28/2014
Lived in 12 SE cities before moving to Davenport. Quality of life is much better; ease of moving around with little to no interstate traffic. Grid layout makes it simple... Read More

colleges - 1/16/2014
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ZIP CODES IN DAVENPORT, IOWA
52806 52804 52803 52807 52802 52801

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