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Pros

-Historic/cultural interest
-Small-town atmosphere
-Cost of living

Cons

-Low incomes
-Recreation
-Isolation


What Bert Has To Say About Abilene Metro Area


Abilene is a former watering hole and junction where the Chisolm Trail met the railroad. Today the area is largely supported by agriculture but also has some minor manufacturing, three small colleges and universities, and nearby Dyess Air Force Base. The town has a good set of arts and cultural amenities for a town its size, and has been recognized for its use of the arts to preserve and revitalize the historic district.


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Highlights


  • Profile: Small city
  • Time zone: Central Standard Time
  • Elevation: 1790
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Abilene
  • Zip Codes: Abilene (zip 79602)

Quick Facts About Abilene


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Abilene (zip 79602) is 4.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Abilene (zip 79602) jobs have Decreased by 0.65 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Abilene (zip 79602)'s cost of living is 5.00% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Abilene (zip 79602)'s population is 21,885 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 33.72 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Abilene (zip 79602) is $177,612. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 30.52%.
    SCHOOLS
    Abilene (zip 79602) public schools spend $8,669 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.5 students per teacher in Abilene (zip 79602).

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