The unemployment rate in Baxter Springs is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Baxter Springs jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Baxter Springs's cost of living is 30.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Cherokee county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 73.9% to 24.0%. More Voting Stats
Baxter Springs's population is 4,035 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 6.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 18.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Baxter Springs is Real Estate: $62,200
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.5%.
Baxter Springs public schools spend $12,547 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.7 students per teacher in Baxter Springs. More Education