Brainerd, Minnesota 

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Population

13,394

-2.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$32,169

Median Home Price

$158,000

Best Places to Live in Brainerd, Minnesota

August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Brainerd, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Brainerd
 $320,000 
24507 Camp Lake Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2025 SqFt
 $540,000 
9314 County Road 8
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 5080 SqFt
 $114,900 
809 S 8th St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 2160 SqFt

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City: Brainerd
Zip Codes: 56401


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Brainerd is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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 or Compare Brainerd's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Brainerd, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Crow Wing county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Brainerd's population is 13,394 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Brainerd is $158,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
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


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Housing Market in Brainerd

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Can't wait to move out of here - 12/5/2011
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No work - 12/5/2011
Small town. Everyone knows everyone else's business. No work. Located in Crow Wing County and has highest unemployment rate in the state. Poor healthcare. Essentia... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN BRAINERD
$320,000
24507 Camp Lake Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$540,000
9314 County Road 8
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$114,900
809 S 8th St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$375,000
9383 Arthur Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 3

$185,000
9110 Northtown St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$159,900
705 N 3rd St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$70,000
1416 L St NE
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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