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What Bert Has To Say About Danville Metro Area

Danville is a quiet, unremarkable, and economically challenged Midwestern community about 35 miles east of Champaign-Urbana along I-74. The economy, once tied to coal and clay mining and agriculture, has diversified into many areas of manufacturing but is still bleak with high unemployment and low growth projections. There isn’t much to do; however, the college towns of Champaign-Urbana west and West Lafayette, IN (Purdue University) 50 miles east provide some amenities. Chicago is a fairly long and not a direct haul of 170 miles.


mall town - East-central Illinois, at the Indiana border See Local Real Estate
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City: Bismarck
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Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 602 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Bismarck

    The unemployment rate in Bismarck is 7.10 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Bismarck jobs have Increased by 1.41 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Bismarck's cost of living is 18.50% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Bismarck's Cost of Living
    Bismarck's population is 555 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 2.21 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Bismarck is $83,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -4.76%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Bismarck public schools spend $10,956 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Bismarck. Learn more...

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