Mason City, Iowa 

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Population

27,366

6% Decline

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$42,009

Avg. Home Price

$82,700

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Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Iowa
County: Cerro Gordo County
Metro Area: Mason City Metro Area
City: Mason City
Zip Codes: 50401


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Mason City is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Mason City jobs have increased by 0.05%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mason City's cost of living is 20.30% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Mason City's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Mason City's population is 27,366 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -5.76%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Mason City is $82,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -1.65%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Mason City public schools spend $13,376 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Mason City. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Mason City

It's not a good time to buy in Mason City. Home Appreciation is down -1.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Mason City Real Estate.

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Reviews for Mason City   8 Reviews
Looking to Relocate to Mason City?? - 1/17/2013
I am from the area originally and have lived several places. I recently moved back from Arizona. I moved back to help with my elderly parents. If I did not have... Read More

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Hell would be nicer!!! - 6/17/2012
Where to begin?? Murder,arson,abductions,beastialty,gang killings,meth labs,pantie thiefs. High utility bills, no jobs, corrupt police, evil judges, minus 40 below wind... Read More

Isolation & Bad Weather - 7/12/2011
Unless you have a tie to Mason City, such as family, don't even consider this desolate town. The population is declining rapidly for a reason. You are on an island,... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN MASON CITY, IOWA
50401