The unemployment rate in Mercer County is 6.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Mercer County jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mercer County's cost of living is 3.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Mercer county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 69.1% to 29.1%. More Voting Stats
Mercer County's population is 367,239 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 28.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Mercer County is Real Estate: $297,200
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.2%.
Mercer County public schools spend $20,014 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.4 students per teacher in Mercer County. More Education