The unemployment rate in Rusk County is 3.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rusk County jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rusk County's cost of living is 17.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Rusk County, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Rusk county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Rusk County's population is 53,026 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 24.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Rusk County is $126,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.7%. Check out the homes in the area
Rusk County public schools spend $12,832 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Rusk County. More Education