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-Arts and culture
-Education
-Historic interest

Cons

-Low economic growth
-Some urban decay
-Violent crime


What Bert Has To Say About Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington Metro Area


The “City of Brotherly Love,” a direct translation of its name from the Greek language, is one of the ten largest metropolitan areas in the United States. Philadelphia served as the nation’s first capital and cultural center before being replaced in these roles by Washington, D.C., and New York City, respectively. Since the Industrial Revolution, the city has prospered as an important port and manufacturing center. Today, it’s part of an economic corridor of large cities stretching down the East Coast from Boston to Washington, D.C.


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    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Norristown is 4.90 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Norristown jobs have Increased by 1.82 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Norristown's cost of living is 4.60% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Norristown's population is 34,412 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 11.91 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Norristown is $125,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -9.77%.
    SCHOOLS
    Norristown public schools spend $19,121 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.9 students per teacher in Norristown.

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  6/22/2009
Intended relocation

No review yet, rather a preview: We are looking to relocate from Hong Kong to Philadelphia or its environs and, via Internet sources, we get the impression that... (Read More)

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  12/2/2008
"Hollywood is coming to Norristown"

Keep an eye out here for news of the(10 sound stage) Movie Studio coming to Norristown. Norristown Real Estate values are on the rise(Zillow.com)and may go even higher,... (Read More)

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