Anderson, Indiana 

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Population

54,986

-3.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Best Places to Live in Anderson, Indiana

Capital city - Geographic center of Indiana. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Anderson, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Revitalized downtown
Sports and recreation
Strong buying power
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Crime rates
Air quality
 $157,500 
1253 Slate Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 3 | 1740 SqFt
 $83,000 
207 S Washington St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1896 SqFt
 $189,500 
804 Lincoln St
Bed 3 | Bath 4 | 4002 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson Metro Area

Indianapolis, once a poster child for blighted Midwestern old-economy cities, is now a showcase for publicly coordinated and funded urban renewal. The city features a city/county “Unigov” government system, which has worked well for coordinated planning and public redevelopment efforts. Cost of living is very attractive for this type of city. The vastly renewed downtown core boasts attractive new buildings, pedestrian zones, and a state-of-the-art sports arena.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Anderson
Zip Codes: 46012 46016 46013
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 808 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Anderson is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Anderson jobs have increased by 2.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Anderson's cost of living is 29.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Anderson's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Anderson, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Madison county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Anderson's population is 54,986 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Anderson is $59,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Anderson public schools spend $11,496 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.7 students per teacher in Anderson. More Education



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Housing Market in Anderson

It's a good time to buy in Anderson. Home Appreciation is up 12.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Anderson Real Estate

The median home price in Anderson is $59,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Anderson   6 Reviews
Sleepy but affortable - 1/30/2018
Seems to check all the boxes for retirement. Housing appears to be affordable and is close to a large city... Read More

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Great People - Great Community - Great Houses - I - 7/13/2011
This city has had it's problems, as many of the Whiners & Moaners making comments here have written. So What! There are probably a thousand cities in the USA today with... Read More

Very inexpensive - 6/1/2011
Anderson lost thousands of jobs from the auto industry which resulted in many vacant houses. Combine that with the housing bubble popping and the result is very... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN ANDERSON, INDIANA
46012 46016 46013

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NEW LISTINGS IN ANDERSON
$157,500
1253 Slate Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 3

$83,000
207 S Washington St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$189,500
804 Lincoln St
Bed 3 | Bath 4

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Bed 3 | Bath 1

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Bed 3 | Bath 2

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