The unemployment rate in Blackford County is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Blackford County jobs have increased by 0.2%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Blackford County's cost of living is 29.8% 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, Blackford county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 71.7% to 25.7%. More Voting Stats
Blackford County's population is 12,214 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 5.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Blackford County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.7%.
Blackford County public schools spend $10,028 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.9 students per teacher in Blackford County. More Education