Union, Connecticut 

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Capital city - North-central Connecticut along the Connecticut River, 40 miles from the Long Island Sound
Pros
-Stable economy
-Arts and culture
-Cultural diversity
Cons
-Low job growth
-Cost of living
-Harsh winters


What Bert Has To Say About Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford Metro Area

As a state capital and center for the insurance industry, Hartford has a long and colorful history as a colonial center and prosperous industrial-era city. The first insurance company was established here in the late 1700’s, and The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company, established in 1866, charted the course for industrial safety. Today Hartford is home to 35 insurance companies, including AETNA and The Hartford, which provide stable employment. The area is also headquarters to conglomerate United Technologies but most manufacturing has disappeared from the Hartford landscape and it has become a center for “knowledge” industries.


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City: Union
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 179 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Union is 4.6% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Union jobs have increased by 1.38%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Union's cost of living is 22.70% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Union's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Union's population is 843 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 37.75%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Union is $243,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -10.25%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Union public schools spend $24,987 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.4 students per teacher in Union. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Union

It's a good time to buy in Union. Home Appreciation is up 1.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Union Real Estate.

The median home price in Union is $243,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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