The unemployment rate in Essex County is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Essex County, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Essex county remained strongly Republican, 53.9% to 42.7%. More Voting Stats
Essex County's population is 6,123 people. Since 2020, 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 Real Estate: $136,100
. 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