The unemployment rate in Independence is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Independence jobs have increased by 2.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Independence's cost of living is 22.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Independence, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Grayson county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Independence's population is 997 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 23.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 27.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Independence is $109,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.1%. Check out the homes in the area
Independence public schools spend $11,872 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.2 students per teacher in Independence. More Education