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-Cost of living
-Attractive setting
-Historic interest


-Declining economy
-Low educational attainment

What Bert Has To Say About Danville Metro Area

Danville, located in what is referred to as the “southside” part of the state, remains today a depressed center for the tobacco and textile industries. Textile giant Dan River Corporation makes its home there, and the atmosphere is generally business-friendly. However, the current employment and job-prospect figures reflect the poor economic state of the dominant industries.


Quick Facts About Gretna

    The unemployment rate in Gretna is 5.70 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gretna jobs have Increased by 0.33 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Gretna's cost of living is 15.10% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Gretna's population is 1,409 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 10.94 percent.
    Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Gretna is $109,800. Home appreciation the last year has been -0.60 percent.
    Gretna public schools spend $9,816 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 13.6 students per teacher in Gretna.

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