The unemployment rate in Barnstable County is 9.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Barnstable County jobs have increased by 3.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Barnstable County's cost of living is 28.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Barnstable County, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Barnstable county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 61.2% to 36.8%. More Voting Stats
Barnstable County's population is 213,164 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 1.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Barnstable County is Real Estate: $562,600
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.5%.
Barnstable County public schools spend $17,707 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Barnstable County. More Education