Rensselaer, Indiana 

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Population

5,631

-9.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$44,519

Median Home Price

$137,200

Best Places to Live in Rensselaer, Indiana

National center - Northeastern Illinois along Lake Michigan. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Rensselaer, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Economic and cultural diversity
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest and preservation
Cons
-Harsh climate
-Cost of living
-Violent crime

Local Listings in Rensselaer
 $134,900 
229 W Wood Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1248 SqFt
 $159,900 
448 N Weston St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2374 SqFt
 $67,000 
313 N Melville St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 952 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Chicago-Naperville-Elgin Metro Area

A world-class commercial, industrial and cultural city, Chicago functions as is a major national center and as the major regional center for America’s heartland. It originally emerged as a transport center for cargo headed west and agricultural products headed east by land and water. Although transportation technology has changed, the role has not. The city is the most important passenger and freight transport hub in the country with the largest number of air departures and the most rail traffic in the nation. The commercial and manufacturing economy stands out both for its size and diversity. Over 30 Fortune 500 companies in an assortment of industries have headquarters here. Factories and warehouses extend for miles from the downtown area. Chicago is also a major center for small manufacturing and business. There is probably no more diverse an economy in the country.


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City: Rensselaer
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Rensselaer is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rensselaer jobs have increased by 1.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rensselaer's cost of living is 7.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Rensselaer's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Jasper county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Rensselaer's population is 5,631 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 9.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Rensselaer is $137,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Rensselaer public schools spend $10,967 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.7 students per teacher in Rensselaer. More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN RENSSELAER
$134,900
229 W Wood Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$159,900
448 N Weston St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$67,000
313 N Melville St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$279,900
711 W Winding Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$441,000
2043 N 100 W
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$179,900
1190 W Bunkum Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$799,900
8330 W Bunkum Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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