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-Attractive downtown
-Attractive neighborhoods


-Growth and sprawl
-Cost of living
-Harsh winters

What Bert Has To Say About Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Metro Area

The “twin cities” serve as a regional center for the upper Midwest and northern Great Plains. The fully cosmopolitan area is a balanced industrial, commercial, educational, and cultural center, and functions much as one city. The area is one of the most economically diverse in the country, serving as headquarters to large firms in agriculture, food, banking, technology, retailing, healthcare, and transportation. A few of the well-known companies include General Mills, 3M, US Bancorp, United Healthcare, and retailers Target and Best Buy. Job growth is still fairly modest, but overall, the Twin Cities have have a strong and prosperous feel.

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Quick Facts About Bloomington

    The unemployment rate in Bloomington is 3.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Bloomington jobs have Increased by 1.24 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Bloomington's cost of living is 10.80% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Bloomington's population is 86,435 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 0.12 percent.
    Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Bloomington is $227,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -11.99%.
    Bloomington public schools spend $14,379 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Bloomington.

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bad weather too expensive.

the cost of living is outrageous and the climate is one of the worst in the U.S. people are rude and traffic is... (Read More)



in bloomington its all in the side your on

bloomington is a comfortalble subarb, but their are huge diffrances between the east and west sides of town for example; shanty's ,housing thiry family members in a two... (Read More)



Ease of Transportation

With the light rail and bus system, it's very easy to get around Bloomington as well as travel downtown. Still most people drive, however. If you want your older kids... (Read More)



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