The unemployment rate in Balsam Lake is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Balsam Lake jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Balsam Lake's cost of living is 6.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Balsam Lake, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Polk county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Balsam Lake's population is 1,588 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 6.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 29.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Balsam Lake is $199,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.2%. Check out the homes in the area
Balsam Lake public schools spend $13,591 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.3 students per teacher in Balsam Lake. More Education