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Pros

-Outdoor recreation
-Attractive downtown
-College-town amenities

Cons

-Cost of living
-Recent employment
-Harsh winters


What Bert Has To Say About Burlington-South Burlington Metro Area


Burlington is the largest city in Vermont and its cultural and educational center. The University of Vermont and two smaller colleges bring a strong college-town feel, with culture, entertainment, and a youthful ambience. Downtown is pleasant, with lots of trees, historic streets and lakefront areas and a pedestrian mall. The university is located on a bluff just east of town. The nearest big-city amenities are in Montreal, Quebec, under a 100 miles north. There is plenty of outdoor recreation at Lake Champlain and in the nearby Adirondacks and Green Mountains. As a college town, not surprisingly, there is a wide variety of housing and living environments available, and cost of living and housing are high by national standards.


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Quick Facts About Essex


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Essex is 2.80 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Essex jobs have Decreased by 0.04 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Essex's cost of living is 23.80% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Essex's population is 20,946 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 26.96 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Essex is $281,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.32%.
    SCHOOLS
    Essex public schools spend $15,890 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.3 students per teacher in Essex.

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