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-Weak future job growth

What Bert Has To Say About New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island Metro Area

New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


Quick Facts About Oakland

    The unemployment rate in Oakland is 5.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Oakland jobs have Increased by 1.04 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Oakland's cost of living is 52.30% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Oakland's population is 12,763 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 2.38 percent.
    Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Oakland is $389,600. Home appreciation the last year has been 4.40 percent.
    Oakland public schools spend $19,932 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Oakland.

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