Wakarusa, Indiana 

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Population

1,938

+6.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$50,685

Median Home Price

$175,500

Best Places to Live in Wakarusa, Indiana

Small-manufacturing-town complex - Extreme northern Indiana at Michigan border, 15 miles east of South Bend. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Wakarusa, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Wakarusa, 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
Pros
Small-town atmosphere
Cost of housing
Nearby college town
Cons
Harsh winters
Economic cycles
Low educational attainment

What Bert Has To Say About Elkhart-Goshen Metro Area

Elkhart, a small industrial town, has a diversified manufacturing base. A typical small Midwestern town, Goshen, to the southeast, has an agricultural base, an extension of some Elkhart manufacturing, and Goshen College. The industrial base has some unique components. Elkhart is the U.S. center for the manufacture of recreational vehicles, marching band and other musical instruments, and firefighting equipment.


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Country: United States
State: Indiana
County: Elkhart County
Metro Area: Elkhart-Goshen Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Wakarusa
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
Elevation: 700 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wakarusa is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wakarusa jobs have increased by 5.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wakarusa's cost of living is 15.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Wakarusa's Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Wakarusa's population is 1,938 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 6.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wakarusa is Real Estate: $175,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.8%.

SCHOOLS
Wakarusa public schools spend $9,590 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.4 students per teacher in Wakarusa. More Education



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The median home price in Wakarusa is $175,500.

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