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What Bert Has To Say About Wichita Metro Area

It may surprise some, but Wichita is the largest city in Kansas (most of Kansas City is in Missouri). Surrounded by wheat fields and oil-industry facilities, this traditional Midwestern city has a diverse agricultural and industrial economy. In part because of its invulnerable central U.S. location, World War II aircraft design and production facilities were located in the area. Today aviation firms like Beech, Cessna (Raytheon), Stearman, Lear (Bombardier), and Boeing all have plants nearby, and there are numerous supporting precision parts and engineering firms in the area.

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Quick Facts About Hesston

    The unemployment rate in Hesston is 4.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hesston jobs have Increased by 1.10 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Hesston's cost of living is 10.50% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Hesston's population is 3,813 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 26.59 percent.
    Average Commute time is 13 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Hesston is $140,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 17.07%.
    Hesston public schools spend $10,161 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Hesston.

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