The unemployment rate in Bloomington Metro Area is 4.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Bloomington Metro Area jobs have decreased by 1.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Bloomington Metro Area's cost of living is 12.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in the Bloomington metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the Bloomington metro area remained very strongly Democratic, 58.3% to 39.7%. More Voting Stats
Bloomington Metro Area's population is 161,469 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 5.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Bloomington Metro Area is Real Estate: $263,800
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.2%.
Bloomington Metro Area public schools spend $10,884 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.8 students per teacher in Bloomington Metro Area. More Education