The unemployment rate in Rusk is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rusk jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rusk's cost of living is 24.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and May are the most pleasant months in Rusk, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Cherokee county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Rusk's population is 5,543 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Rusk is $82,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.1%. Check out the homes in the area
Rusk public schools spend $8,143 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in Rusk. More Education