Muncie Metro Area, Indiana 

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Population

115,938

-1.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

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Best Places to Live in Muncie Metro Area, Indiana

Small town/College town - Northeast Indiana, about 60 miles northeast of Indianapolis. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the Muncie metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
College-town amenities
Small-town atmosphere
Cost of living and housing
Cons
Employment
Low educational attainment
Winter climate
 $149,900 
8601 S SR 3
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1380 SqFt
 $124,900 
3510 W Brook Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1571 SqFt
 $41,900 
1505 S Biltmore Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 768 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Muncie Metro Area

Muncie is an agricultural center with a college-town element and a variety of industries. In the 19th century the Ball family started manufacturing canning jars, and Ball jars are still the world standard. The family business endowed Ball State University, a mid-sized school with an attractive campus and and good reputation. The college-town influence and private endowments bring above-average healthcare and a few arts amenities. The Cost of Living Index is one of the lowest in the state and a good value for what’s available. Housing is also very reasonable.


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Indiana
County: Delaware
Metro Area: Muncie Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Muncie, Center township (Delaware Cnty), 19 total
Zip Codes: 47304, 47302, 47303, 47396, 47306, 47320, 47305, 47334, 47383, 47338, 12 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 700 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Muncie Metro Area is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Muncie Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Muncie Metro Area's cost of living is 27.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Muncie Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the Muncie metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
The Muncie metro area voted Republican in three of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Muncie Metro Area's population is 115,938 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Muncie Metro Area is $90,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Muncie Metro Area public schools spend $11,407 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.4 students per teacher in Muncie Metro Area. More Education



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ZIP CODES IN MUNCIE METRO AREA, INDIANA
47304, 47302, 47303, 47396, 47306, 47320, 47305, 47334, 47383, 47338, 12 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN MUNCIE
$149,900
8601 S SR 3
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$124,900
3510 W Brook Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$41,900
1505 S Biltmore Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$89,900
2811 S Elm St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$84,900
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Bed 4 | Bath 1

$21,900
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Bed 2 | Bath 1

$37,000
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Bed 3 | Bath 1

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