Oelwein, Iowa 

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Population

5,789

-5.3% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.1%

Median Age

43.2

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.0 / 4.1

summer / winter

United States / Iowa / No Metro Area / Fayette County / Oelwein / Zip Codes
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Best Places to Live in Oelwein, Iowa

June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Oelwein, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

State: Iowa
County: Fayette County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
City: Oelwein
Zip Codes: 50662
Cost of Living: -28.1% lower

Oelwein, IA Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Oelwein is 5.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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 or Compare Oelwein's Cost of Living

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 | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Fayette county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 60.3% to 37.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Oelwein's population is 5,789 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 5.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Oelwein is Real Estate: $63,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%.

SCHOOLS
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



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Housing Market in Oelwein

It's a good time to buy in Oelwein. Home Appreciation is up 2.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Oelwein is $63,700.
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Reviews for Oelwein   1 Reviews
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly - 6/5/2009
Oelwein is a decent city with above-average schools that is attempting to right a somewhat negative image. I lived there for seven years after living in several... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN OELWEIN, IOWA
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