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Pros

-Cost of living
-Low unemployment
-Relatively cool, dry climate

Cons

-Isolation
-Unattractive setting
-Crime rate


What Bert Has To Say About Amarillo Metro Area


Set in the middle of the rugged plains of the Texas Panhandle, Amarillo is a true “cow town” of cowboys and ranch life, with some color left over from its glory days as a watering hole on legendary Route 66. Today the area is accessible by modern transportation, and modern heating and air-conditioning have tamed the harsh plains environment. These changes have led to population growth and buildup of the downtown area, but other than steakhouses and a few museums and historic sites, cultural amenities outside the native Western culture are about as scarce as trees.


Highlights


  • Profile: Small city
  • Time zone: Central Standard Time
  • Elevation: 3604
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Amarillo
  • Zip Codes: Amarillo (zip 79119)

Quick Facts About Amarillo


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Amarillo (zip 79119) is 3.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Negative. Amarillo (zip 79119) jobs have Decreased by 0.34 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Amarillo (zip 79119)'s cost of living is 6.40% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Amarillo (zip 79119)'s population is 11,054 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 147.29 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Amarillo (zip 79119) is $223,100. Home appreciation the last year has been 1.20 percent.
    SCHOOLS
    Amarillo (zip 79119) public schools spend $7,698 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in Amarillo (zip 79119).

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