The unemployment rate in Homer is 8.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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 10.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Kenai Peninsula Borough remained overwhelmingly Republican, 64.5% to 31.8%. More Voting Stats
Homer's population is 6,034 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 10.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 13.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Homer is Real Estate: $301,900
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -1.7%.
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