The unemployment rate in Abilene is 5.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Abilene jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Abilene's cost of living is 20.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Abilene, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Taylor county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 71.7% to 26.5%. More Voting Stats
Abilene's population is 124,407 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 5.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 15.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Abilene is Real Estate: $155,900
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.6%.
Abilene public schools spend $8,669 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.5 students per teacher in Abilene. More Education