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-Growth and sprawl
-Declining downtown
-Hot, humid summers

What Bert Has To Say About Cincinnati Metro Area

Cincinnati is a livable city at the crossroads—literally and figuratively—of north and south, east and west, and Old World and New World. Called by some the “northernmost southern city,” it is a transportation and cultural gateway between the industrial North and rural South dating back to Underground Railroad days. The area’s largest industry and employer is Procter & Gamble, with a history that dates back to the city’s early stockyards when soap was made from animal byproducts. Other companies make soap and cosmetic products, while machine tools are another important industry. The area has experienced growth in financial services and in commercial and manufacturing facilities for overseas companies. There are some businesses supporting the auto industry, but the area’s economy has been less susceptible to disruptions from that industry, and is in good shape for a Midwestern city.

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Quick Facts About Independence

    The unemployment rate in Independence is 4.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Independence jobs have Decreased by 1.51 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Independence's cost of living is 8.50% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Independence's population is 26,819 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 156.79 percent.
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Independence is $159,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.68%.
    Independence public schools spend $9,051 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.7 students per teacher in Independence.

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