The unemployment rate in Ottawa is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ottawa jobs have increased by 0.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Ottawa's cost of living is 16.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Ottawa, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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LaSalle county voted Republican in 2016, 2012 and 2004, and Democratic in 2008 and 2000. More Voting Stats
Ottawa's population is 18,779 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Ottawa is $119,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -3.4%. Check out the homes in the area
Ottawa public schools spend $11,759 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Ottawa. More Education