Muncie, Indiana 

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Population

70,087

1% Decline

Unemployment Rate

6.3%

Median Income

$30,570

Avg. Home Price

$79,300

Best Places to Live in Muncie, Indiana

Small town/College town - Northeast Indiana, about 60 miles northeast of Indianapolis
Pros
-College-town amenities
-Small-town atmosphere
-Cost of living and housing
Cons
-Employment
-Low educational attainment
-Winter climate

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What Bert Has To Say About Muncie Metro Area

Muncie is an agricultural center with a college-town element and a variety of industries. In the 19th century the Ball family started manufacturing canning jars, and Ball jars are still the world standard. The family business endowed Ball State University, a mid-sized school with an attractive campus and and good reputation. The college-town influence and private endowments bring above-average healthcare and a few arts amenities. The Cost of Living Index is one of the lowest in the state and a good value for what’s available. Housing is also very reasonable.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Indiana
County: Delaware County
Metro Area: Muncie Metro Area
City: Muncie
Zip Codes: 47304 47306 47305
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 700 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Muncie is 6.3% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Muncie jobs have increased by 3.07%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Muncie's cost of living is 23.70% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Muncie's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Muncie's population is 70,087 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -1.34%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Muncie is $79,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.68%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Muncie public schools spend $13,660 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Muncie. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Muncie

It's a good time to buy in Muncie. Home Appreciation is up 12.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Muncie Real Estate.

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Muncie - 2/17/2013
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Muncie - 1/8/2013
Stay away from Muncie, Indiana. The houses might be cheap, (there's a reason) but the roads are terrible, the cost of living is not any different than anywhere else. The... Read More

climate is too harsh - 1/6/2013
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47304 47306 47305
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