The unemployment rate in West Plains Metro Area is 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. West Plains Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, West Plains Metro Area's cost of living is 22.1% 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 West Plains metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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The West Plains metro area voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
West Plains Metro Area's population is 40,139 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 19.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in West Plains Metro Area is $122,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.3%. Check out the homes in the area
West Plains Metro Area public schools spend $10,528 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13 students per teacher in West Plains Metro Area. More Education