Dubuque, Iowa 

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Population

58,410

+1.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.6%

Median Income

$46,806

Median Home Price

$158,100

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Best Places to Live in Dubuque, Iowa

Small industrial town - Extreme eastern Iowa along Mississippi River at Illinois border. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Dubuque, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Dubuque, IA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Historic interest
Small-town atmosphere
Low crime rate
Cons
Economy
Harsh climate
Low ethnic diversity


What Bert Has To Say About Dubuque Metro Area

Dubuque is an upper Mississippi River town and old industrial center. The city retains a rich historic core with old Victorian brick buildings rising gradually away from the Mississippi waterfront. The town and its buildings have frequently served as a movie set. The waterfront has seen some new investments, including a new aquarium and a convention center. Economically, Dubuque is supported by a large John Deere plant and A. Y. McDonald, a producer of brass fittings, plumbing and heavy pipe works, also with an Anderson Windows plant and several smaller manufacturing facilities.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Iowa
County: Dubuque County
Metro Area: Dubuque Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Dubuque
Zip Codes: 52001 52002 52003
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 798 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Dubuque is 4.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dubuque jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Dubuque's cost of living is 13.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Dubuque's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Dubuque county remained Republican, 50.5% to 47.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Dubuque's population is 58,410 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 14.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Dubuque is Real Estate: $158,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.2%.

SCHOOLS
Dubuque public schools spend $12,325 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Dubuque. More Education



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Housing Market in Dubuque

It's a good time to buy in Dubuque. Home Appreciation is up 4.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Dubuque is $158,100.

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Reviews for Dubuque   14 Reviews
No opportunity - 11/29/2020
I've lived in Dubuque for over 25 years. Dubuque is not a very good place to live if you are open minded and want to experience new things. Dubuque is an old town with... Read More

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Great town to live in! - 3/2/2018
Dubuque, IA is a great town to live ... Read More

Sad town - 7/14/2016
This town is not for ANYONE that is not from a different ethnicity. THEY ACT THE ROLE BUT THEY ARE NOT SINCERE TGEY DO NOT LISTEN AND THEY DON'T WANT TO HELP ANYONE FROM... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN DUBUQUE, IOWA
52001 52002 52003

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