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Des Moines

Des Moines
Des Moines

St. Louis

St. Louis
St. Louis
Match score
Based on your preferences
54
57
Summary
Number of category wins
Wins 7 out of 17 categories.
7
Wins 10 out of 17 categories.
10
Housing
7
7
Small apartment
Median rent
$810$810
Medium apartment
Median rent
$1000$1000
Large apartment
Median rent
$1300$1200
Cities ranking
123/266117/266
Cost of living
6
6
Cost of
Cities ranking
114/249126/249
Salaries
Overall average salary
Median salary
Safety
7
4
Crime rate
Index score
0.680.20
Gun deaths
Per 100k residents/year
8.1914.56
Cities ranking
153/266250/266
Education
4
5
University quality
Index score
-0.33
High school ranking
PISA test
2424
IB schools
In total
Cities ranking
165/24069/240
Visa
Not required for short visits
Visits up to 90 days
for citizens of
Startup visa
Tolerance
8
4
LGBTQ equality
Index score
0.960.74
Tolerance towards minorities
Index score
0.710.11
Cities ranking
52/266239/266
Climate
Daily max temperature (C)
Average
Startups
3
5
Startup scene
Index score
0.480.68
Venture capital
Index score
0.210.38
Total startup funding
Last 12 months
Cities ranking
208/26482/264
Healthcare
7
7
Healthcare quality
Index score
0.920.92
Healthcare expenditure
Index score
0.340.34
Life expectancy
In years
79.278379.2783
Cities ranking
139/265136/265
Travel connectivity
1
3
Airport hub
Index score
0.160.32
Intercity train connectivity
Index score
0.120.19
Cities ranking
228/266150/266
Commute
2
5
Traffic
Index score
0.770.68
Cities ranking
237/255142/255
Business freedom
9
9
Business freedom
Index score
0.860.86
Freedom from corruption
Index score
0.790.79
Time required to start a business
In days
5.65.6
Cities ranking
69/26469/264
Environmental quality
9
7
Air quality
Index score
1.000.74
Drinking water quality
Index score
0.760.76
Cleanliness
Index score
1.000.61
Cities ranking
32/26686/266
Economy
7
7
GDP growth rate
2%2%
GDP per capita
$54,597$54,597
Cities ranking
16/26316/263
Taxation
4
4
Cities ranking
153/266179/266
Internet access
6
9
Download
Index score
0.560.85
Upload
Index score
0.600.96
Cities ranking
96/26610/266
Leisure & culture
6
8
Museums
Index score
0.600.76
Historical sites
Index score
0.610.77
Sports venues
Index score
0.700.90
Cities ranking
117/26446/264
Outdoors
3
5
Number of hills and mountains
Altitude > 300 m
Water access
Index score
0.660.81
Cities ranking
220/266127/266