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-Strengthening economy
-Winter climate
-Attractive downtown areas


-Hot, humid summers
-Growth and sprawl
-Violent crime

What Bert Has To Say About Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metro Area

This metropolitan area includes Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Clearwater, all of which surround Tampa Bay. The area is varied and cosmopolitan with a pleasant climate and balanced local economy. A 1980’s building boom brought downtown Tampa skyscrapers, a major airport renovation, and the development of a cruise-ship terminal. While soft in the early part of the decade, the economy has gained traction recently as the benefits of a business-friendly climate have paid off. Among other new economy pursuits, the area has become a favorite as a secondary location for information processing for the financial industry.


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City: Ridgecrest
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Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 57 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Ridgecrest

    The unemployment rate in Ridgecrest is 4.30 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ridgecrest jobs have Increased by 1.63 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Ridgecrest's cost of living is 13.00% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Ridgecrest's Cost of Living
    Ridgecrest's population is 3,526 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 29.49 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Ridgecrest is $112,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -10.64%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Ridgecrest public schools spend $9,270 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Ridgecrest. Learn more...

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