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-Cost of living
-Small-town atmosphere
-Mild winters


-Summer heat

What Bert Has To Say About Albany Metro Area

Albany is a commercial center for the pecan and peanut farming area of southwest Georgia. A fairly robust economy and the availability of services make this clean, quiet town quite livable. Low cost, economic incentives and a favorable location have made it a minor manufacturing center, with Procter & Gamble, Miller Brewing and Merck among blue-chip employers. Downtown is plain but has undergone some redevelopment on the Flint River waterfront, bringing some minor entertainment and cultural amenities. Downsides include persistent summer heat and limited cultural and advanced educational opportunities.

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Quick Facts About Sylvester

    The unemployment rate in Sylvester is 6.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Sylvester jobs have Increased by 0.59 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Sylvester's cost of living is 20.10% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Sylvester's population is 6,049 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 6.09 percent.
    Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Sylvester is $81,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -3.72%.
    Sylvester public schools spend $8,965 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Sylvester.

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