The unemployment rate in Highlands is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Highlands jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Highlands's cost of living is 26.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Highlands, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Macon county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Highlands's population is 1,079 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 21.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Highlands is $449,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.0%. Check out the homes in the area
Highlands public schools spend $10,209 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.5 students per teacher in Highlands. More Education