The unemployment rate in Great Bend Metro Area is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Great Bend Metro Area jobs have decreased by 2.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Great Bend Metro Area's cost of living is 27.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in the Great Bend metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the Great Bend metro area remained overwhelmingly Republican, 77.2% to 21.0%. More Voting Stats
Great Bend Metro Area's population is 25,658 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 1.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Great Bend Metro Area is Real Estate: $81,500
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.5%.
Great Bend Metro Area public schools spend $11,213 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11 students per teacher in Great Bend Metro Area. More Education