The unemployment rate in Highland County is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Highland County jobs have decreased by 0.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Highland County's cost of living is 22.7% lower 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 Highland County, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Highland county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 79.7% to 19.3%. More Voting Stats
Highland County's population is 43,304 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 1.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 29.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Highland County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.8%.
Highland County public schools spend $9,489 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.7 students per teacher in Highland County. More Education