The unemployment rate in Traverse City Metro Area is 6.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Traverse City Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Traverse City Metro Area's cost of living is 9.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the Traverse City metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the Traverse City metro area remained moderately Republican, 52.7% to 45.5%. More Voting Stats
Traverse City Metro Area's population is 151,190 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 3.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Traverse City Metro Area is Real Estate: $285,100
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.3%.
Traverse City Metro Area public schools spend $13,043 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17 students per teacher in Traverse City Metro Area. More Education