Muncie (zip 47306), Indiana 

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Population

5,026

-18.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Best Places to Live in Muncie (zip 47306), Indiana

Small town/College town - Northeast Indiana, about 60 miles northeast of Indianapolis
Pros
-College-town amenities
-Small-town atmosphere
-Cost of living and housing
Cons
-Employment
-Low educational attainment
-Winter climate

  


What Bert Has To Say About Muncie Metro Area

Muncie is an agricultural center with a college-town element and a variety of industries. In the 19th century the Ball family started manufacturing canning jars, and Ball jars are still the world standard. The family business endowed Ball State University, a mid-sized school with an attractive campus and and good reputation. The college-town influence and private endowments bring above-average healthcare and a few arts amenities. The Cost of Living Index is one of the lowest in the state and a good value for what’s available. Housing is also very reasonable.


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Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Indiana
County: Delaware County
Metro Area: Muncie Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Muncie
Zip Codes: Muncie (zip 47306)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 700 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Muncie (zip 47306) is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Muncie (zip 47306) jobs have increased by 1.14%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Muncie (zip 47306)'s cost of living is 26.90% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Muncie (zip 47306)'s Cost of Living

VOTING
Delaware county voted Republican in three of the five previous Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Muncie (zip 47306)'s population is 5,026 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 18.79%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Muncie (zip 47306) is $92,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.66%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Muncie (zip 47306)

SCHOOLS
Muncie (zip 47306) public schools spend $13,660 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Muncie (zip 47306). More Education


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The median home price in Muncie is $92,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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