Owen County, Indiana 

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Population

20,957

-3.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$44,684

Median Home Price

$112,900

Best Places to Live in Owen County, Indiana

College town - South-central Indiana, 45 miles south of Indianapolis. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Owen County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-College-town atmosphere
-Attractive setting
-Nearby recreation
Cons
-Low ethnic diversity
-Recent employment declines
-Housing cost

Local Listings in Owen
 $144,900 
4637 State Highway 42
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1978 SqFt
 $69,900 
10906 Private Road 560 W
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1152 SqFt
 $146,500 
3413 Stultz Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1624 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Bloomington Metro Area

Bloomington is a true college town, with a large and attractive campus to the northeast of downtown; an area of shops, restaurants, and nightlife serving the student community; and a typically Midwestern town square with a courthouse at the center. Indiana University, founded in 1820 and currently serving some 35,000 students, provides a variety of culture and entertainment and is the dominant factor in the local economy and character. Sports, particularly basketball, are a local obsession. The university is also home to one of the top music schools in the nation. Educational attainment here is among the highest in the state, crime is low, the economy is steady and attitudes are progressive.


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Indiana
County: Owen County
Metro Area: Bloomington
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Washington township (Owen Cnty), Clay township (Owen Cnty), 15 total
Zip Codes: 47460 47433 47868 47456 47431 47427 47455
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 928 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Owen County is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Owen County jobs have decreased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Owen County's cost of living is 16.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Owen County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Owen County, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Owen county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Owen County's population is 20,957 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Owen County is $112,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Owen County public schools spend $10,346 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 21.6 students per teacher in Owen County. More Education


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ZIP CODES IN OWEN COUNTY, INDIANA
47460 47433 47868 47456 47431 47427 47455

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NEW LISTINGS IN OWEN
$144,900
4637 State Highway 42
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$69,900
10906 Private Road 560 W
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$146,500
3413 Stultz Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$219,900
10190 Tower Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$179,900
7303 Switchboard Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$299,700
1701 Truesdel Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$329,900
875 Kirby Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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