Longview, Texas 

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TEXAS TOTAL CASES REPORTED

60,416

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

1,725,656

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

82,219

+3.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$43,767

Median Home Price

$151,700

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

 $99,000 
705 N Doma St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1544 SqFt
 $249,900 
885 Hamby Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2807 SqFt
 $145,000 
307 Collins Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1256 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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QUICK FACTS

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

Highlights

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 15.0% 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 18.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Longview is $151,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -4.3%. 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 -4.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Longview Real Estate

The median home price in Longview is $151,700. 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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