delaware County, Indiana 

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Population

115,938

-1.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

United States / Indiana / Muncie / Delaware County / Cities / Zip Codes
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Small town/College town - Northeast Indiana, about 60 miles northeast of Indianapolis. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Delaware County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

delaware, IN Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
College-town amenities
Small-town atmosphere
Cost of living and housing
Cons
Employment
Low educational attainment
Winter climate


What Bert Has To Say About Muncie Metro Area

Muncie is an agricultural center with a college-town element and a variety of industries. In the 19th century the Ball family started manufacturing canning jars, and Ball jars are still the world standard. The family business endowed Ball State University, a mid-sized school with an attractive campus and and good reputation. The college-town influence and private endowments bring above-average healthcare and a few arts amenities. The Cost of Living Index is one of the lowest in the state and a good value for what’s available. Housing is also very reasonable.


QUICK FACTS

Country: United States
State: Indiana
County: Delaware County
Metro Area: Muncie
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Muncie, Center township (Delaware Cnty), 18 total
Zip Codes: 47304, 47302, 47303, 47396, 47306, 47320, 47305, 47334, 47383, 47338, 12 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 700 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Delaware County is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Delaware County jobs have increased by 1.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Delaware County's cost of living is 27.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Delaware County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Delaware county remained strongly Republican, 55.5% to 42.4%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Delaware County's population is 115,938 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Delaware County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.3%.

SCHOOLS
Delaware County public schools spend $11,407 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.7 students per teacher in Delaware County. More Education



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Housing Market in delaware

It's a good time to buy in Delaware. Home Appreciation is up 10.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Delaware is .

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MAPS OF DELAWARE COUNTY, INDIANA
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ZIP CODES IN DELAWARE COUNTY, INDIANA
47304, 47302, 47303, 47396, 47306, 47320, 47305, 47334, 47383, 47338, 12 total

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