Peru, Indiana 

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Population

11,510

-0.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Best Places to Live in Peru, Indiana

June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Peru, while January and February are the least comfortable months.


Peru, IN 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

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Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Indiana
County: Miami County
Metro Area: Peru Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Peru
Zip Codes: 46970


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Peru is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Peru jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Peru's cost of living is 30.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Peru's Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Peru's population is 11,510 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Peru is Real Estate: $76,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.2%.

SCHOOLS
Peru public schools spend $9,475 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.5 students per teacher in Peru. More Education



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Housing Market in Peru

It's a good time to buy in Peru. Home Appreciation is up 8.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Peru is $76,100.

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Reviews for Peru   7 Reviews
Small town Indiana personified - 8/7/2020
It's a small northern Indiana town. That's pretty much all you can say. I can't speak for the city schools, but my experience at Maconaquah was good, especially after... Read More

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life is what you make it - 4/22/2018
PERU IS A GREAT PLACE...NOT SO GREAT THO IF YOU ARE YOUNG AND LOOKING FOR A HIGH PAYING JOB...WE ARE ALMOST RETIRED...ITS A LAYED BACK TOWN...WITH ONE DYING EXPENSIVE... Read More

Dump of a Town !!!! - 9/20/2009
Peru is a Very Sad Place to Live. The People here are Very Rude,it shouldn't be that way for such a Small Hicktown. I'm out of this Dump Soon and will Never Return. I... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PERU, INDIANA
46970

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