The unemployment rate in Mercer County is 7.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Mercer County jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mercer County's cost of living is 25.9% 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, 76.5% to 22.1%. More Voting Stats
Mercer County's population is 58,258 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 1.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 21.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Mercer County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.6%.
Mercer County public schools spend $11,269 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.6 students per teacher in Mercer County. More Education