The unemployment rate in Palestine is 6.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Palestine jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Palestine's cost of living is 25.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Anderson county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 78.6% to 20.6%. More Voting Stats
Palestine's population is 18,318 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 16.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Palestine is Real Estate: $97,700
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.6%.
Palestine public schools spend $11,065 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.5 students per teacher in Palestine. More Education