The unemployment rate in Oelwein is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Oelwein jobs have decreased by 0.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Oelwein's cost of living is 28.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Oelwein, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Fayette county flipped Republican in 2016, after voting Democratic in 2012, 2008, and 2004, and Republican in 2000. More Voting Stats
Oelwein's population is 6,093 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 5.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 16.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Oelwein is $62,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%. Check out the homes in the area
Oelwein public schools spend $12,046 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Oelwein. More Education