The unemployment rate in Mercer County is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Mercer County jobs have decreased by 0.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mercer County's cost of living is 18.3% lower 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 Republican, 81.8% to 16.9%. More Voting Stats
Mercer County's population is 41,274 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 0.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Mercer County is Real Estate: $181,500
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.2%.
Mercer County public schools spend $11,084 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Mercer County. More Education