Longview, Texas 

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Population

82,287

17% Growth

Unemployment Rate

6.2%

Median Income

$43,767

Avg. Home Price

$148,400

Best Places to Live in Longview, Texas

Small-city complex - Northeast Texas, 30 miles from Louisiana border
Pros
-Cost of living
-Historic interest
-Nearby recreation
Cons
-Entertainment
-Viloent crime rate
-Summer heat

Local Listings in Longview, TX
 $125,000 
306 Charlene St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1509 SqFt
 $125,000 
306 Charlene St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1509 SqFt
 $169,107 
235 Dennard St
Bed -1 | Bath 3.0 | 2542 SqFt
 $158,894 
6 Michael St
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 2772 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Longview Metro Area

Longview is a small city in eastern Texas about 130 miles east of Dallas. Marshall is a small but culturally and historically rich former boom town an additional 35 miles east. Originally a transportation center for nearby agriculture and timber industries, the Longview-Marshall area prospered from the oil booms of the 1920’s and 1930’s, and Longview has a sizable, downtown, historic area (“One Hundred Acres of History”).


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: Gregg County
Metro Area: Longview Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Longview
Zip Codes: 75604 75605 75602 75601
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 259 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Longview is 6.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Longview jobs have decreased by 2.92%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Longview's cost of living is 7.20% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Longview's Cost of Living

VOTING
Gregg county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Longview's population is 82,287 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 17.03%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Longview is $148,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.28%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Longview

SCHOOLS
Longview public schools spend $9,878 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Longview. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Longview

It's a good time to buy in Longview. Home Appreciation is up 1.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Longview Real Estate or Find top agents in Longview

The median home price in Longview is $148,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Longview   8 Reviews
Very unhappy with Longview - 2/5/2011
The schools are substandard. Bullying is part of the culture, not only in the schools, but in the work places. The good jobs are 'hidden' - you have to know someone to... Read More

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Longview, Texas - 3/2/2010
Longview, Texas is a growing Northeast Texas town of about 80,000. Lots of families raise their children... Read More

As good as it gets for East Texas - 7/27/2009
I've lived several places all over the country, and a few places in East Texas. For the region, Longview is about as good as it gets. The cost of living, traffic, and... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LONGVIEW, TEXAS
75604 75605 75602 75601

NEW LISTINGS IN LONGVIEW TX
$125,000
306 Charlene St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$169,107
235 Dennard St
Bed -1 | Bath 3.0 |

$158,894
6 Michael St
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

$178,000
230 Mosley Cir S
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$157,298
3190 W Cerliano Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$173,000
604 Little St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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