Muncie, Indiana 

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Population

69,237

-1.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

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

Local Listings in Muncie, IN
 $86,200 
3716 N Vernon Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1772 SqFt
 $86,200 
3716 N Vernon Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1772 SqFt
 $79,900 
2908 W State Road 28
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1023 SqFt
 $87,900 
300 S Nichols Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 3.5 | 2212 SqFt

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
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
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 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Muncie jobs have increased by 1.14%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Muncie's cost of living is 24.30% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Muncie's Cost of Living

VOTING
Delaware county voted Republican in three of the five previous Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Muncie's population is 69,237 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.11%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Muncie is $82,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 12.68%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Muncie

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. More Education


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Housing Market in Muncie

It's a good time to buy in Muncie. Home Appreciation is up 11.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Muncie Real Estate or Find top agents in Muncie

The median home price in Muncie is $82,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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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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ZIP CODES IN MUNCIE, INDIANA
47304 47306 47305

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NEW LISTINGS IN MUNCIE IN
$86,200
3716 N Vernon Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$79,900
2908 W State Road 28
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$87,900
300 S Nichols Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 3.5 |

$72,900
2004 N Glenwood Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 1.0 |

$75,000
5112 S Breezewood Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.5 |

$66,750
920 W Yale Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

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