The unemployment rate in Independent is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Independent jobs have decreased by 2.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Independent's cost of living is 28.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Independent, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Barton county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 77.2% to 21.0%. More Voting Stats
Independent's population is 699 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 7.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Independent is Real Estate: $68,700
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.0%.
Independent public schools spend $14,188 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 9.2 students per teacher in Independent. More Education