Longview, Texas 

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Population

82,219

+3.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$43,767

Median Home Price

$145,000

Best Places to Live in Longview, Texas

Small-city complex - Northeast Texas, 30 miles from Louisiana border. April, October and May are the most pleasant months in Longview, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Historic interest
-Nearby recreation
Cons
-Entertainment
-Viloent crime rate
-Summer heat

Local Listings in Longview
 $289,900 
9983 Sh # 149
Bed 5 | Bath 2 | 3978 SqFt
 $164,000 
1504 Willow Oak Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1580 SqFt
 $160,000 
301 Montclair St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1960 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”).


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

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Longview is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Longview jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Longview's cost of living is 7.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Longview's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and May are the most pleasant months in Longview, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

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

POPULATION
Longview's population is 82,219 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.8%. 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 $145,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.3%. Check out the homes in the area

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. More Education


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Housing Market in Longview

It's not a good time to buy in Longview. Home Appreciation is down -12.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Longview Real Estate

The median home price in Longview is $145,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Longview   9 Reviews
Pretty much a living hell - 6/14/2019
I was born and raised here. I don't recommend it. I love religious people but the religious culture here is so suffocating. I felt like I couldn't breath or be... Read More

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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

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


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ZIP CODES IN LONGVIEW, TEXAS
75605 75604 75602 75601

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NEW LISTINGS IN LONGVIEW
$289,900
9983 Sh # 149
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$164,000
1504 Willow Oak Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$160,000
301 Montclair St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$60,000
1104 Rex Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$111,750
1300 Baxley Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$550,000
1500 San Augustine Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$399,500
1503 Waterlily Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4

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