Nevada, Iowa 

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Population

6,790

+0.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

1.6%

Median Income

$55,654

Median Home Price

$154,700

Best Places to Live in Nevada, Iowa

College town - Central Iowa, 25 miles north of Des Moines. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Nevada, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-College-town amenities
-Steady employment
-Cost of living
Cons
-Outdoor recreation
-Low diversity
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Nevada
 $117,500 
717 6th St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1002 SqFt
 $169,900 
651 18th St
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1232 SqFt
 $169,900 
805 D Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1239 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Ames Metro Area

Home to land-grant Iowa State University, Ames is a pleasant college town a short distance north of Des Moines along I-35. Downtown is typical of most small college towns, clean, attractive and containing a variety of independent small businesses. The economic base is steady, anchored by the university and other state agencies and an assortment of mostly agricultural, pharmaceutical and biotech-related manufacturing and research facilities for companies like 3M, BASF, Ball Plastics and Boehringer Ingleheim.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Iowa
County: Story County
Metro Area: Ames Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Nevada
Zip Codes: 50201
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 921 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Nevada is 1.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Nevada jobs have increased by 2.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Nevada's cost of living is 14.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Nevada's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Nevada's population is 6,790 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Nevada is $154,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Nevada public schools spend $12,209 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Nevada. More Education


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Housing Market in Nevada

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50201

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NEW LISTINGS IN NEVADA
$117,500
717 6th St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$169,900
651 18th St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$169,900
805 D Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$117,500
1029 F Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$139,000
710 F Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$259,900
1013 Cherokee St
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$238,000
716 5th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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