The unemployment rate in Brainerd is 6.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Brainerd jobs have increased by 5.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Brainerd's cost of living is 19.4% 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, Crow Wing county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 63.9% to 34.2%. More Voting Stats
Brainerd's population is 13,394 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 18.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Brainerd is Real Estate: $158,000
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.9%.
Brainerd public schools spend $12,435 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.1 students per teacher in Brainerd. More Education