The unemployment rate in Rice County is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rice County jobs have increased by 2.2%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rice County's cost of living is 1.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Rice, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Rice county flipped Republican in the last Presidential election, after voting Democratic in the previous four. More Voting Stats
Rice County's population is 65,251 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Rice County is $231,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.9%. Check out the homes in the area
Rice County public schools spend $12,148 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12 students per teacher in Rice County. More Education