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South Bend is located about 30 miles inland from where the Michigan-Indiana border intersects with the lower portion of Lake Michigan. The city has a well-balanced mix of industry, education, and cultural amenities, and has become an economic center for a large portion of northern Indiana and southern Michigan known locally as “Michiana.”

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Quick Facts About Dowagiac

    The unemployment rate in Dowagiac is 4.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dowagiac jobs have Increased by 3.53 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Dowagiac's cost of living is 16.30% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Dowagiac's population is 5,851 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -8.71 percent.
    Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Dowagiac is $102,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.72%.
    Dowagiac public schools spend $10,079 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.5 students per teacher in Dowagiac.

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Moved back after 35 years

I'm originally from Dowagiac but left in the late 70's. Been back a time or two and finally 5 yrs. ago moved back. I love Dowagiac. You have 4 distinct seasons,... (Read More)



Raised in Dowagiac

I was raised as a child in Dowagiac and nearby areas. I think Dowagiac is a nice town. There are many great things that it has to offer, especially when it comes to... (Read More)



Life in Dowagiac October 2008

Dowagiac is small town, with a small town atmosphere. I have not lived here my whole life nor did I grow up here, but it is an okay town to raise children. Alot of... (Read More)



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