The unemployment rate in Opelika is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Opelika jobs have increased by 1.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Opelika's cost of living is 11.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Opelika, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Lee county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 59.1% to 39.0%. More Voting Stats
Opelika's population is 30,810 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 13.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 18.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Opelika is $249,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.3%.
Opelika public schools spend $17,229 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Opelika. More Education