Iowa City, Iowa 

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Cost of Living in Iowa City, Iowa

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Iowa City is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Iowa City, Iowa is more expensive.

Iowa City cost of living is 94.6

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

The median home price in Iowa City is $223,800.

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 $495,000 

1059 Foster Rd

Bed 4 | Bath 5 | 3842 SqFt
 $495,000 

1059 Foster Rd

Bed 4 | Bath 5 | 3842 SqFt

COST OF LIVINGIowa CityIowaUSA
  94.683.7100
  99.794.4100
  115.5121.5100
  96.861.1100
  $223,800$141,200$231,200
  93.998.5100
  68.571.4100
  103.698.9100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Iowa City    23 Reviews
    Birthplace of Pancheros - 11/10/2018
    Iowa City is great. It's diverse and never boring. There always a variety of new shops and restaurants to explore and try out. Also watching college kids do stupid... Read More

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    Not the worst place I've lived. - 8/9/2017
    We lived in Iowa City for about 8 years. It has the benefits and pitfalls of most college towns. The University of Iowa brings with it great cultural events and a wide... Read More

    I don't know why people love Iowa City. It's awful - 1/22/2017
    I am thankfully just finishing grad school and I can't get out of this place fast enough. Parking is a racket, the police are paid to waste the time of citizens, and the... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN IOWA CITY, IOWA
    52240 52245 52246 52242

    NEW LISTINGS IN IOWA_CITY
    $495,000
    1059 Foster Rd
    Bed 4 | Bath 5

    $260,000
    227 N Governor St
    Bed 2 | Bath 3

    $260,000
    1918 Meadow Ridge Ln
    Bed 4 | Bath 3

    $169,900
    732 Dearborn St
    Bed 2 | Bath 2

    $230,000
    2219 Palmer Cir
    Bed 4 | Bath 3

    $249,900
    1643 Vesti Ln
    Bed 3 | Bath 3

    $555,000
    1122 Eagle Pl
    Bed 4 | Bath 3


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