Mason City, Iowa 

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Population

27,453

-2.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

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Local Listings in Mason City
 $99,900 
16139 245th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2244 SqFt
 $154,900 
1403 Plymouth Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2728 SqFt
 $275,000 
1094 Birch Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1905 SqFt

QUICK FACTS

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


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Mason City is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Mason City jobs have increased by 1.20%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mason City's cost of living is 22.70% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Mason City's Cost of Living

VOTING
Cerro Gordo county flipped Republican in the most recent Presidential election, after voting Democratic in the previous four. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Mason City's population is 27,453 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.39%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Mason City is $84,500. 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. More Education


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Housing Market in Mason City

It's not a good time to buy in Mason City. Home Appreciation is down -1.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Mason City Real Estate

The median home price in Mason City is $84,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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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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50401

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NEW LISTINGS IN MASON CITY
$99,900
16139 245th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$154,900
1403 Plymouth Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$275,000
1094 Birch Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$679,000
6 Cairnbrae Hls
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$239,900
1507 Plymouth Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$299,775
435 Prairie View Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$89,900
1403 N Carolina Pl
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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