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Pros

-College-town amenities
-Educated population
-Cost of living

Cons

-Summer heat
-Isolation
-Crime rates


What Bert Has To Say About College Station-Bryan Metro Area


Bryan, a center for agriculture and light industry, is an average-sized town with a revitalized core and some historic interest. Bryan has grown together with the more notable College Station, home to Texas A&M University, the fourth largest university in the country with 45,000 students. As an A&M university, the school doesn’t bring the assortment of arts and cultural amenities one finds in some college towns, but the sports teams are popular and there is an active entertainment scene. Cultural and service amenities can be found in Austin, although it is a difficult 100-mile drive.

Highlights


College town / small town complex - Southeast Texas half way between Dallas and Houston See Local Real Estate
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City: College Station
Zip Codes: 77840, 77845, ... 2 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 387 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About College Station


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in College Station is 3.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. College Station jobs have Increased by 2.17 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, College Station's cost of living is 2.70% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare College Station's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    College Station's population is 107,889 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 105.68 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in College Station is $199,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 43.10%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    College Station public schools spend $9,293 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.6 students per teacher in College Station. Learn more...

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  8/6/2014
Growing Way Too Fast

My wife and I have lived here for most of the last 25 years. Bryan-College Station used to have a nice hometown feel, but the real estate developers have discovered that... (Read More)

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  4/30/2011
Great place for students and families

College Station is really in the center of one of the most beautiful parts of the state of Texas, the Brazos Valley. The whole landscape is green meadows, post oak trees... (Read More)

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  8/7/2010
College Station: A moderate city with no character

Positive Note: No traffic, everything within reach. Good schools. Negative Note: I have lived in Austin and Houston. I recently moved to College Station. In a decent... (Read More)

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