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Pros

-Educated population
-College-town amenities
-Healthcare

Cons

-Cost of living
-Winter climate
-Home prices


What Bert Has To Say About Ann Arbor Metro Area


Ann Arbor is an important cultural center for Michigan. The University of Michigan and its campus dominate the scene both physically and culturally. The downtown has a pleasant small-town atmosphere with college-style restaurants, shopping, and entertainment and a couple of large medical complexes. Nearby wooded neighborhoods, especially to the northwest, offer excellent, if expensive, housing. Newer suburbs and commercial areas lie south. Many amenities, including spectator sports and museums, are provided by the university. Live music is abundant. The population’s educational attainment is among the top five nationwide. The area has a noted literary tradition, indirectly evidenced by the national bookseller Borders Group which makes its headquarters locally.


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Quick Facts About Ann Arbor


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Ann Arbor is 2.90 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ann Arbor jobs have Increased by 2.34 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Ann Arbor's cost of living is 22.30% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Ann Arbor's population is 117,070 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 6.82 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Ann Arbor is $320,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.35%.
    SCHOOLS
    Ann Arbor public schools spend $14,332 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.8 students per teacher in Ann Arbor.

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  3/7/2017
Hope to like it more with time...

Uh, compared to my other favorite college towns this one lacks flavor. Safer and kinda pretty, but not the greenest place, it's fine. Good restaurants, music, art,... (Read More)

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  2/18/2015
public transportation

Ann Arbor bus service (AATA) is quite good. The Detroit Metro Airport is only a 20 min. drive away and is also quite good. The traffic in Ann Arbor is usually mild... (Read More)

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  2/16/2015
Streets and

Streets and roads are third world. This is pothole city. It has been awful for 40 years and has reached the point where you need an SUV.... (Read More)

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