The unemployment rate in Essex County is 2.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Essex County jobs have decreased by 0.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Essex County's cost of living is 16.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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Essex county voted Republican in three of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. More Voting Stats
Essex County's population is 6,203 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 26.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Essex County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.7%.
Essex County public schools spend $19,524 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 7.9 students per teacher in Essex County. More Education