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South Bend is located about 30 miles inland from where the Michigan-Indiana border intersects with the lower portion of Lake Michigan. The city has a well-balanced mix of industry, education, and cultural amenities, and has become an economic center for a large portion of northern Indiana and southern Michigan known locally as “Michiana.”

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  • Profile: Mid-sized city complex / College town
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 700
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Dowagiac
  • Zip Codes: Dowagiac (zip 49047)

Quick Facts About Dowagiac

    The unemployment rate in Dowagiac (zip 49047) is 4.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dowagiac (zip 49047) jobs have Increased by 3.53 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Dowagiac (zip 49047)'s cost of living is 16.80% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Dowagiac (zip 49047)'s population is 14,646 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -3.56 percent.
    Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Dowagiac (zip 49047) is $100,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -0.72%.
    Dowagiac (zip 49047) public schools spend $10,079 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.5 students per teacher in Dowagiac (zip 49047).

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It's a good time to buy in Dowagiac. Home Appreciation is up 8.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Dowagiac Real Estate.
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