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What Bert Has To Say About Alexandria Metro Area

Alexandria, located at the center of the state’s major transportation routes, is a non-descript southern city. During the Civil War, Federal forces wiped out most antebellum buildings, and today the city lacks historic charm. The downtown area, located on the banks of the Red River, with the aptly named Pineville to the northeast, is a mix of decline and modest renewal. The nearby Kisatchie National Forest provides some recreational opportunities.


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City: Alexandria
Zip Codes: 71301, 71303, ... 3 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 118 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Alexandria

    The unemployment rate in Alexandria is 7.60 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Alexandria jobs have Increased by 0.93 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Alexandria's cost of living is 11.90% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Alexandria's Cost of Living
    Alexandria's population is 47,889 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.64 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Alexandria is $120,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 16.59%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Alexandria public schools spend $9,764 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Alexandria. Learn more...

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I get migraines from rapid shifts of barometric pressure tornado and severe storms in Indiana we can go from 60 to 30 with snow in 24 hours. How does Alexandria compare... (Read More)



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Lynette and Lynelle? I knew them when we were children and I'd love to talk with their Mom again. I only remember that they lived in Alexandria.... (Read More)



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