Lee County, Alabama 

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Population

156,597

+16.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$43,641

Median Home Price

$198,700

Best Places to Live in Lee County, Alabama

College town complex - East-central Alabama near Georgia border. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Lee County, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
College-town amenities
Historic interest
Strong economy
Cons
Hot, humid summers
Growth and sprawl
Crime rate
 $269,900 
2703 Bent Tree Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2606 SqFt
 $269,900 
72 Lee Road 2223
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2258 SqFt
 $439,000 
941 Falconer Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 3201 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Auburn-Opelika Metro Area

Auburn, home to Auburn University, the largest in Alabama, is a typical small college town with an inviting campus and attractive historic buildings in a nicely laid out downtown. Standout features include high educational attainment and low unemployment. While the Cost of living Index is very attractive for a college town, home prices are relatively high for the region but still reasonable on a national scale. The economy was once driven by agriculture, primarily cotton, then the university.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Alabama
County: Lee County
Metro Area: Auburn-Opelika
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Auburn, Opelika, 4 total
Zip Codes: 36830, 36801, 36832, 36870, 36804, 36877, 36874, 36849, 36852, 36879, 11 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 658 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lee County is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lee County jobs have increased by 1.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lee County's cost of living is 6.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lee County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Lee County, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Lee county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lee County's population is 156,597 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 16.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lee County is $198,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Lee County public schools spend $11,280 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Lee County. More Education



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ZIP CODES IN LEE COUNTY, ALABAMA
36830, 36801, 36832, 36870, 36804, 36877, 36874, 36849, 36852, 36879, 11 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN LEE
$269,900
2703 Bent Tree Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$269,900
72 Lee Road 2223
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$439,000
941 Falconer Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$1,500
1711 Delhi Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$269,000
Red Tail Ln Lot 298
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$389,000
1018 Ski Spray Pt
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$247,875
3 Lee Rd # 39
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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