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Cresco, IA Real Estate

Cresco, Iowa is located in Howard County. Nearby cities and towns include Ridgeway, Lime Springs, Protivin, Harmony, Burr Oak, Spillville, Canton, Chester, Decorah, Calmar, Fort Atkinson, Elma, Jackson Junction, Alta Vista, Mabel, Lawler, Preston, Le Roy, Riceville, Waucoma, Ostrander, St. Lucas, North Washington, Ossian, New Hampton, McIntire, and Wykoff. Cresco is a suburban community with a population of 3,943. The median household income is $43,200. In Cresco, 51% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 29% of the households. Half the population of Cresco commutes 9 minutes or less to work, with 53% of residents holding white collar jobs and 47% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Cresco, IA is 55 years, with 68% of those homes owned, 22% rented, and 11% not occupied. In the previous year, 19 Cresco properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Cresco in the previous year was $85,658.

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Cresco offers a range of educational opportunities with one elementary school, 2 middle schools and one high school.

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Cresco, IA Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Cresco, IA
  • 49% Single
  • 51% Married
  • 45% Single
  • 55% Married

Male VS. Female

Cresco, IA
  • 52% Female
  • 48% Male
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Cresco, IA

  • 41
  • 39
  • Cresco, IA
  • Iowa

Average Age of Homes in Cresco, IA

  • 55
  • 41
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  • Iowa

Vacant Homes in Cresco, IA

  • 11%
  • 9%
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  • Iowa

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $50,433
  • $62,861
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  • Iowa

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Cresco, IA
  • 68% Owned
  • 22% Rented
  • 64% Owned
  • 27% Rented