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Pros

-College-town atmosphere
-Attractive setting
-Nearby recreation

Cons

-Low ethnic diversity
-Recent employment declines
-Housing cost


What Bert Has To Say About Bloomington Metro Area


Bloomington is a true college town, with a large and attractive campus to the northeast of downtown; an area of shops, restaurants, and nightlife serving the student community; and a typically Midwestern town square with a courthouse at the center. Indiana University, founded in 1820 and currently serving some 35,000 students, provides a variety of culture and entertainment and is the dominant factor in the local economy and character. Sports, particularly basketball, are a local obsession. The university is also home to one of the top music schools in the nation. Educational attainment here is among the highest in the state, crime is low, the economy is steady and attitudes are progressive.


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Highlights


  • Profile: College town
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 928
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: No City
  • Zip Codes: Bloomington (zip 47401)

Quick Facts About Bloomington


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Bloomington (zip 47401) is 5.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Bloomington (zip 47401) jobs have Increased by 0.36 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Bloomington (zip 47401)'s cost of living is 0.90% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Bloomington (zip 47401)'s population is 42,375 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 45.00 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Bloomington (zip 47401) is $197,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 17.98%.
    SCHOOLS
    Bloomington (zip 47401) public schools spend $11,196 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Bloomington (zip 47401).

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