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-Cost of living
-Low unemployment
-Relatively cool, dry climate


-Unattractive setting
-Crime rate

What Bert Has To Say About Amarillo Metro Area

Set in the middle of the rugged plains of the Texas Panhandle, Amarillo is a true “cow town” of cowboys and ranch life, with some color left over from its glory days as a watering hole on legendary Route 66. Today the area is accessible by modern transportation, and modern heating and air-conditioning have tamed the harsh plains environment. These changes have led to population growth and buildup of the downtown area, but other than steakhouses and a few museums and historic sites, cultural amenities outside the native Western culture are about as scarce as trees.

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Quick Facts About Canyon

    The unemployment rate in Canyon is 3.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Canyon jobs have Decreased by 0.05 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Canyon's cost of living is 13.40% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Canyon's population is 14,887 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 30.99 percent.
    Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Canyon is $131,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 23.69%.
    Canyon public schools spend $7,522 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.3 students per teacher in Canyon.

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Canyon Housing Market

It's a good time to buy in Canyon. Home Appreciation is up 4.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Canyon Real Estate.
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A nice little town

I moved here from Northern California to go to West Texas A&M. The town is "dry" (doesn't sell alcohol in the city limits), so there are no bars. Not a whole lot of... (Read More)



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