Adel, Iowa

Population 3,767

Adel is located in Dallas County, IA. The population is 3,767, making Adel the 3rd largest city in Dallas County.

There are 3 public schools in Adel with an average Homefacts rating of A. The total crime rate for Adel is low , and there are 3 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Adel is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Adel property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Adel include Adel Township, Colfax Township and De Soto.

Adel Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 6.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 61.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 32%

Crime Rate

5.68% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 273
  • Violent Crimes: 214
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 448
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

49.35% Lower than national avg.
  • 3 offenders in Adel
  • 7.96 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

8 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 7
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 0


Low 2.1%
  • Iowa unemployment average: 2.9%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Adel, IA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Adel's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.

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3 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Adel, IA

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43 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Adel, IA issued 43 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Adel, IA issued 47 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $570
  • 1 Bedroom: $670
  • 2 Bedrooms: $820
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,110
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,190

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Environmental Hazards

8 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (214/214)
    Adel, IA has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Adel, IA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.33 Average
    Adel, IA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 21.55°
  • February 25.88°
  • March 41.22°
  • April 52.37°
  • May 64.27°
  • June 71.43°
  • July 78.02°
  • August 74.7°
  • September 66.1°
  • October 52.75°
  • November 42°
  • December 25.73°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Adel, IA

Adel, IA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Adel, IA has no risk of hurricanes.
Adel, IA has a very high risk of hail storms.
Adel, IA has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Adel, IA: $58,321


Unemployment in Adel is 2.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.9% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 35.79%
White Collar - 64.21%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Terry E. Branstad
  • Sen. Joni Ernst
  • Sen. Chuck Grassley

City Representatives

  • David Young

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

9 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Adel, IA

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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