Best Places to Live in Niles, Michigan

Small city complex - Southwestern Michigan along the Lake Michigan shore and Indiana border
Pros
-Nearby beaches
-Cost of living
-Healthcare
Cons
-Arts and culture
-Blighted areas
-Unemployment


What Bert Has To Say About Niles-Benton Harbor Metro Area

Southwestern Michigan is known for excellent agriculture with fruit, vegetable and flower growing and a notable Dutch influence. It is also known for its Lake Michigan shore beaches, dunes and state parks. These beach areas are known around the Midwest for their sandy, almost Southern California-like beaches and summer recreation.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Michigan
County: Berrien County
Metro Area: Niles-Benton Harbor Metro Area
City: Niles
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 623 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Niles is 4.60% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Niles jobs have increased by 2.47%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Niles's cost of living is 22.80% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Niles's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Niles's population is 11,333 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -9.03%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Niles is $70,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -6.14%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Niles public schools spend $9,660 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.9 students per teacher in Niles. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Niles

It's a good time to buy in Niles. Home Appreciation is up 2.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Niles Real Estate.

The median home price in Niles is $70,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Niles    4 Reviews
Weather - 10/9/2015
Fall weather is amazing here. If you live cold and rainy days then Niles is the place for you. However, The summer heat can last all the way till end of September.... (Read More)

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Nothing but good to say - 8/23/2008
Niles, MI is a small town that's on the rise. We have St. Joe river with the river walk, skate park, and ampetheather which local bands play at for free entertainment.... (Read More)
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Climate in South West Michigan - 5/28/2008
If you don't like the weather here wait a 1/2 hour it will... (Read More)
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