The unemployment rate in Independence is 5.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Independence jobs have decreased by 2.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Independence's cost of living is 27.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Independence, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Allegany county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Independence's population is 1,064 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 21.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Independence is $73,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.3%. Check out the homes in the area
Independence public schools spend $20,044 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10 students per teacher in Independence. More Education