Flint Metro Area, Michigan 

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Population

410,881

-5.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

7.1%

Median Income

$41,879

Median Home Price

$114,000

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Mid-sized industrial city - Eastern Michigan, 65 miles northwest of Detroit. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the Flint metro area, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Flint, MI Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Cost of living
Urban revitalization
Arts and culture
Cons
Economic cycles
Industrial flavor
Violent crime rate


What Bert Has To Say About Flint Metro Area

Flint is the birthplace of General Motors and is second only to Detroit in auto production. It continues to see its fortunes rise and fall with the auto industry, and recent problems at GM and parts maker Delphi have weighed down the modest resurgence the city saw in the past few years. The city’s lowest point, in the 1980’s, was the focus of a documentary film Roger & Me, which depicted the effects of 30,000 lost jobs on the local economy and social fabric.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Michigan
County: Genesee
Metro Area: Flint Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Flint, Grand Blanc charter township, 36 total
Zip Codes: 48439, 48430, 48423, 48507, 48506, 48504, 48503, 48433, 48473, 48420, 28 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 771 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Flint Metro Area is 7.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Flint Metro Area jobs have increased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Flint Metro Area's cost of living is 16.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Flint Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, the Flint metro area remained moderately Democratic, 53.8% to 44.5%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Flint Metro Area's population is 410,881 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 5.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Flint Metro Area is Real Estate: $114,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.1%.

SCHOOLS
Flint Metro Area public schools spend $11,871 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.2 students per teacher in Flint Metro Area. More Education



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Housing Market in Flint

It's a good time to buy in Flint. Home Appreciation is up 10.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Flint is $114,000.

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MAPS OF FLINT METRO AREA, MICHIGAN
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ZIP CODES IN FLINT METRO AREA, MICHIGAN
48439, 48430, 48423, 48507, 48506, 48504, 48503, 48433, 48473, 48420, 28 total

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