Longview Metro Area, Texas 

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Population

216,934

+3.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

7.8%

Median Income

$46,615

Median Home Price

$137,232

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Best Places to Live in Longview Metro Area, Texas

Small-city complex - Northeast Texas, 30 miles from Louisiana border. April, October and May are the most pleasant months in the Longview metro area, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Longview, TX 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
Historic interest
Nearby recreation
Cons
Entertainment
Viloent crime rate
Summer heat


What Bert Has To Say About Longview Metro Area

Longview is a small city in eastern Texas about 130 miles east of Dallas. Marshall is a small but culturally and historically rich former boom town an additional 35 miles east. Originally a transportation center for nearby agriculture and timber industries, the Longview-Marshall area prospered from the oil booms of the 1920’s and 1930’s, and Longview has a sizable, downtown, historic area (“One Hundred Acres of History”).


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Texas
County:
Metro Area: Longview Metro Area
Political Ideology: Very conservative
City: Longview, Kilgore, 19 total
Zip Codes: 75605, 75604, 75662, 75602, 75652, 75601, 75644, 75647, 75654, 75645, 21 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 259 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Longview Metro Area is 7.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Longview Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Longview Metro Area's cost of living is 17.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Longview Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, the Longview metro area remained overwhelmingly Republican, 73.1% to 25.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Longview Metro Area's population is 216,934 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Longview Metro Area is Real Estate: $137,232. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -3.1%.

SCHOOLS
Longview Metro Area public schools spend $11,439 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.7 students per teacher in Longview Metro Area. More Education



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Housing Market in Longview

It's not a good time to buy in Longview. Home Appreciation is down -3.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Longview is $137,232.

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ZIP CODES IN LONGVIEW METRO AREA, TEXAS
75605, 75604, 75662, 75602, 75652, 75601, 75644, 75647, 75654, 75645, 21 total

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