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-Attractive setting
-Low crime


-Harsh winters
-Recent economic weakness
-Low ethnic diversity

What Bert Has To Say About Eau Claire Metro Area

Eau Claire lies along I-94 about 60 miles east of the Minnesota border and Mississippi River and 80 miles east of Minneapolis-St. Paul. A former logging town with more diversified industry today, Eau Claire is a gateway to wilderness and recreation areas to the north and northeast. The attractive town has older buildings and shady streets along a graceful bend in the Chippewa River. The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire adds about 10,000 students and some college town flavor. The outskirts, mostly above the valley, are quite spread out with a number of light manufacturing firms and retail developments mainly south and east of downtown.


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City: Altoona
Zip Codes: 54720
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 838 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Altoona

    The unemployment rate in Altoona is 4.10 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Altoona jobs have Increased by 0.78 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Altoona's cost of living is 7.40% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Altoona's Cost of Living
    Altoona's population is 7,321 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 24.32 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Altoona is $152,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.09%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Altoona public schools spend $11,025 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Altoona. Learn more...

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