Independence, Kansas 

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Population

8,958

10% Decline

Unemployment Rate

6.7%

Median Income

$39,050

Avg. Home Price

$59,700

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Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Kansas
County: Montgomery County
Metro Area: Coffeyville Metro Area
City: Independence
Zip Codes: 67301


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Independence is 6.7% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Independence jobs have decreased by 4.16%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Independence's cost of living is 24.00% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Independence's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Independence's population is 8,958 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -9.90%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Independence is $59,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.09%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Independence public schools spend $10,222 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Independence. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Independence

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Reviews for Independence   3 Reviews
Low crime - 11/26/2006
I did not and would not move here by choice,Uncle Sam moved me here temporarily. Crime rate is low but there is no economy. Walmart is the biggest employer and the only... Read More

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Government Move - 11/26/2006
Did not move here by choice and would not live here by... Read More

Schools - 7/30/2006
The schools in independence are adequate but nothing special. I beleive the taxes are too high and that the schools are not seening enough of the tax money to keep them... Read More


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