The unemployment rate in Chico Metro Area is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Chico Metro Area jobs have increased by 2.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Chico Metro Area's cost of living is 11.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and September are the most pleasant months in the Chico metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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The Chico metro area voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats
Chico Metro Area's population is 225,207 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Chico Metro Area is $312,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.2%. Check out the homes in the area
Chico Metro Area public schools spend $11,027 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 22 students per teacher in Chico Metro Area. More Education