The unemployment rate in New Bedford is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. New Bedford jobs have decreased by 0.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New Bedford's cost of living is 18.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and September are the most pleasant months in New Bedford, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Lawrence county voted Republican in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in 2000. More Voting Stats
New Bedford's population is 927 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 42.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in New Bedford is $149,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.8%. Check out the homes in the area
New Bedford public schools spend $17,202 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.5 students per teacher in New Bedford. More Education