South Bend, Indiana 

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Population

101,928

-0.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Best Places to Live in South Bend, Indiana

Mid-sized city complex / College town - Extreme northern Indiana at Michigan border. June, August and July are the most pleasant months in South Bend, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Cost of living
College town amenities
Nearby recreation
Cons
Harsh winters
Economic cycles
Crime rates
 $499,900 
739 N Frances St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3051 SqFt
 $279,900 
51601 Prescott Ave Lot 48
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1450 SqFt
 $110,000 
1842 E Fox St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2148 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About South Bend-Mishawaka Metro Area

South Bend is located about 30 miles inland from where the Michigan-Indiana border intersects with the lower portion of Lake Michigan. The city has a well-balanced mix of industry, education, and cultural amenities, and has become an economic center for a large portion of northern Indiana and southern Michigan known locally as “Michiana.”


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QUICK FACTS

City: South Bend
Zip Codes: 46614 46628 46615 46613 46617 46601 46616
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 700 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in South Bend is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. South Bend jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, South Bend's cost of living is 31.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare South Bend's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
St. Joseph county voted Democratic in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Republican in 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
South Bend's population is 101,928 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in South Bend is $67,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
South Bend public schools spend $12,298 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.1 students per teacher in South Bend. More Education



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Housing Market in South Bend

It's a good time to buy in South Bend. Home Appreciation is up 8.4% in the last 12 months. Browse South Bend Real Estate

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Reviews for South Bend   24 Reviews
Over all positive experience. - 7/18/2019
I’ve lived in the city for 4 years now and have honestly had a good experience so far. I live in a quite neighborhood and have had no issues with crime or violence.... Read More

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Pete's Land of OZ - 3/17/2019
Been here for 4+ years and seen nothing but arrogant politics and tearing down neighbors homes because code enforcement and Mayor Pete and his racist cronie Tim Scott... Read More

Never witnessed a murder before moving here - 7/30/2018
I have never seen anyone murdered before moving here. Now I've had two friends murdered, a murder happen in my front yard, and another happenin front of my business. I... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SOUTH BEND, INDIANA
46614 46628 46615 46613 46617 46601 46616

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$499,900
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Bed 4 | Bath 3

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Bed 3 | Bath 2

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