Homer, Alaska 

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Population

5,510

+10.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

7.8%

Median Income

$54,778

Median Home Price

$274,500

Best Places to Live in Homer, Alaska

July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Homer, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Homer
 $310,000 
221 Kachemak St
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1497 SqFt
 $150,000 
55454 Benjamin Ave
Bed 0 | Bath 0 | 408 SqFt
 $249,900 
41586 Ridge Cir
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 512 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Alaska
County: Kenai Peninsula Borough
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Homer
Zip Codes: 99603


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Homer is 7.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Homer jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Homer's cost of living is 20.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Homer's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Homer, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Kenai Peninsula Borough voted Republican in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Homer's population is 5,510 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 10.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 13 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Homer is $274,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.2%. 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. More Education


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Housing Market in Homer

It's not a good time to buy in Homer. Home Appreciation is down 0.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Homer Real Estate

The median home price in Homer is $274,500. 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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NEW LISTINGS IN HOMER
$310,000
221 Kachemak St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$150,000
55454 Benjamin Ave
Bed 0 | Bath 0

$249,900
41586 Ridge Cir
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$749,500
1393 Bay Ave
Bed 10 | Bath 11

$485,000
4981 Alder Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$835,000
40015 Waterman Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$279,000
63841 Iliamna Ct
Bed 2 | Bath 3

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