The unemployment rate in Empire is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Empire jobs have increased by 1.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Empire's cost of living is 4.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
or Compare Empire's Cost of Living
WEATHER & CLIMATE
#WeatherDataText# Today's Weather
| Climate Averages
Leelanau county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats
Empire's population is 313 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 20.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Empire is Real Estate: $218,200
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.9%.
Empire public schools spend $14,514 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Empire. More Education