The unemployment rate in Rusk County is 7.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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
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In the last Presidential election, Rusk county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 77.3% to 21.7%. 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 . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.7%.
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