The unemployment rate in Augusta is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Augusta jobs have decreased by 0.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Augusta's cost of living is 18.5% 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, Kennebec county flipped narrowly Democratic, 48.6% to 48.3%. More Voting Stats
Augusta's population is 18,626 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Augusta is Real Estate: $142,500
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.2%.
Augusta public schools spend $13,212 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Augusta. More Education