Real Estate Market Update for Council Bluffs, IA
Map Information for Council Bluffs, IA
Area Information for Council Bluffs, IA
  • Population: 63,661
  • Median Age: 35.24 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 16.31 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 1,554/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 7.39%
  • Closest Airport: Eppley Airfield
  • Closest College: Kaplan University- Bluffs Campus
  • Closest Jr. College: Metro Community College
  • Median Household Income: $43,541
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 20.48%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.57 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $92,750
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Omaha Storm Chasers
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 18%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Council Bluffs, IA
Median Age: 35.24 Married: 31% Number of Households: 25,254 Households with Children: 7,618
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Council Bluffs, IA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Bridgewood Education 0.4 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      Lewis Central Senior High School 1.1 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Abraham Lincoln High School 1.1 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      St. Albert Catholic Schools 1.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-6 0 4
      St. Albert Junior/senior High School 1.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Lewis Central Middle School 1.5 mi Public 6-8 1 4
      Montessori Childrens House 1.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Titan Hill Intermediate School 1.7 mi Public 2-5 1 5
      Longfellow Elementary School 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Bloomer Elementary School 1.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      Gerald W Kirn Middle School 2.1 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      Heartland Christian School 2.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Hoover Elementary School 2.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 5
      Kanesville Alternative Learning Center 2.4 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Roosevelt Elementary School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Edison Elementary School 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Lewis & Clark Elementary School 3.1 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Woodrow Wilson Middle School 3.1 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Thomas Jefferson High School 3.2 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      E A Kreft Primary School 3.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-1 1 0
      Rue Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 5
      Franklin Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Walnut Grove Elementary School 4.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics 2014
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