Tallahassee, Florida 

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Population

188,463

+6.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.9%

Median Income

$39,407

Median Home Price

$184,500

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Best Places to Live in Tallahassee, Florida

Capital city/College town - Middle of Florida Panhandle, 30 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico and 20 miles from the Georgia border. October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Tallahassee, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Tallahassee, FL Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
College-town amenities
Surrounding countryside
Educated population
Cons
Violent crime rate
Air service
Hot, humid summers

What Bert Has To Say About Tallahassee Metro Area

Tallahassee is a Mid-sized mix of several defining elements. It is the state’s capital but bears little resemblance to the coastal cities more aligned with the Florida image. It is a college town, home to the 35,000-student Florida State University and the smaller Florida A&M, but doesn’t come across as a typical college town. It is, both in character and appearance, more of a Southern city than a Florida one – laid back, dignified buildings and grid streets with a canopy of large trees, forests and cotton fields outside of town.


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QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Florida
County: Leon County
Metro Area: Tallahassee Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Tallahassee
Zip Codes: 32303, 32304, 32312, 32309, 32301, 32308, 32311, 32305, 32310, 32317, 11 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 68 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Tallahassee is 3.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Tallahassee jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Tallahassee's cost of living is 6.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Tallahassee's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Leon county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Tallahassee's population is 188,463 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 6.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Tallahassee is Real Estate: $184,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.9%.

SCHOOLS
Tallahassee public schools spend $10,195 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Tallahassee. More Education



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Housing Market in Tallahassee

It's a good time to buy in Tallahassee. Home Appreciation is up 9.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Tallahassee is $184,500.

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Reviews for Tallahassee   73 Reviews
Tallanasty - 12/7/2020
Tallahassee is backwards. The housing is abundant yet way overpriced. The utility bills are insane with many extra fees-much higher than average. Lots of drunk students... Read More

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Great Place to Raise A Family! - 9/6/2019
I lived in Tallahassee from 1999 to 2002 as a college student at FSU. I was not a fan of the town back then, but now I absolutely love it. I have been living here (for... Read More

It's Ok - 5/1/2018
Like others have said Tallahassee is a college town. I have lived here about three years. This is a good city if you are in college and are working on a degree as there... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA
32303, 32304, 32312, 32309, 32301, 32308, 32311, 32305, 32310, 32317, 11 total

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