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Pros

-Historic interest
-Cost of living
-Central location

Cons

-Economic cycles
-Entertainment
-Low educational attainment


What Bert Has To Say About Lancaster Metro Area


Lancaster is a manufacturing and commercial center in the heart of Pennsylvania’s Amish country. The city has dealt with unemployment issues at times, as some of its manufacturing base has disappeared, but a large hospitality industry and a diversified food processing industry remain. Downtown is older and has some historic interest. The area has also been helped by location, as it is close enough to major East Coast cities to attract small businesses, the self-employed and telecommuters looking for lower living costs and a small town lifestyle.


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Quick Facts About Ephrata


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Ephrata is 4.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ephrata jobs have Increased by 1.96 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Ephrata's cost of living is 3.40% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Ephrata's population is 10,158 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 42.75 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Ephrata is $172,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.95%.
    SCHOOLS
    Ephrata public schools spend $12,701 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.1 students per teacher in Ephrata.

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