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Country: United States
State: Alaska
County: Kenai Peninsula Borough
Metro Area: No Metro Area
City: Homer
Zip Codes: 99603


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Homer is 7.70% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Homer jobs have decreased by 1.81%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Homer's cost of living is 14.00% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Homer's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Homer's population is 5,515 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 50.68%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Homer is $248,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 17.80%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Homer public schools spend $18,405 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Homer. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Homer

It's a good time to buy in Homer. Home Appreciation is up 6.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Homer Real Estate.

The median home price in Homer is $248,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Homer    3 Reviews
homer alaska - 10/17/2009
homer is a beautiful place on the bay, with a wilderness edge and a community... (Read More)

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When the sun shines - 12/18/2007
Homer is one of the most beautiful places when the sun is shining. It's a great place to raise kids. The long dark winters can become quite a... (Read More)

Beautiful Summers, Slow Winters - 10/18/2007
Homer is really great in the summer. It has a variety of little restaraunts, cafes, and coffee shops to suit all tastes. There is an active outdoor recreation scene... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN HOMER, ALASKA
99603