The typical Iowan is taxed at a rate of 1.29% for property, a maximum of 8.98% for income and up to 6.00% for sales. Compared to the national averages Iowa earns a score of poor 👎 for property taxes, poor 👎 for income taxes and average for combined local and state sales tax. Quick links to regions of Iowa with predicted increasing and decreasing valuations.
Review the Geographical, Political and Spiritual Regions of Iowa
Iowa has approximately 3,130,869 residents. A common term for people in Iowa is "Hawkeye". Within this population there are around 39,076 births and 28,310 deaths per year. Approximately 84.9% of this population speaks English exclusively. Conversely, 0.4% of this population has no verbal English skill. On average, real estate listings in Iowa are on the market for 72 days. The Market Health Index for Iowa is 4.71. Dallas is the wealthiest of all counties in Iowa. The least wealthy of all counties in Iowa is Decatur.
Daily state facts: Famous for its role in the early political selection process of presidential contenders, Iowa grows enough corn to feed the entire world.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Iowa employment in March 2019 was 1,706,105, unemployment was 40,496 or 2.4% of total jobs.