The unemployment rate in Great Bend is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Great Bend jobs have decreased by 2.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Great Bend's cost of living is 26.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Great Bend, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Barton county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Great Bend's population is 15,686 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 15.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Great Bend is $84,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%. Check out the homes in the area
Great Bend public schools spend $11,175 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.8 students per teacher in Great Bend. More Education