Abilene (zip 79601), Texas 

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Population

28,041

+11.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$35,781

Median Home Price

$119,800

Best Places to Live in Abilene (zip 79601), Texas

Small city - North-central Texas, 185 miles west of Dallas
Pros
-Historic/cultural interest
-Small-town atmosphere
-Cost of living
Cons
-Low incomes
-Recreation
-Isolation

Local Listings in 79601
 $117,000 
257 College Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1876 SqFt
 $117,000 
257 College Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1876 SqFt
 $112,000 
1132 Fm 2404
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 2431 SqFt
 $115,000 
1410 Hickory St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1908 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Abilene Metro Area

Abilene is a former watering hole and junction where the Chisolm Trail met the railroad. Today the area is largely supported by agriculture but also has some minor manufacturing, three small colleges and universities, and nearby Dyess Air Force Base. The town has a good set of arts and cultural amenities for a town its size, and has been recognized for its use of the arts to preserve and revitalize the historic district.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Texas
County: Taylor County
Metro Area: Abilene Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Abilene
Zip Codes: Abilene (zip 79601)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1790 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Abilene (zip 79601) is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Abilene (zip 79601) jobs have increased by 2.01%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Abilene (zip 79601)'s cost of living is 16.60% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Abilene (zip 79601)'s Cost of Living

VOTING
Taylor county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Abilene (zip 79601)'s population is 28,041 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.78%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Abilene (zip 79601) is $119,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.75%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Abilene (zip 79601)

SCHOOLS
Abilene (zip 79601) public schools spend $8,669 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.5 students per teacher in Abilene (zip 79601). More Education


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Housing Market in Abilene

It's a good time to buy in Abilene. Home Appreciation is up 0.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Abilene Real Estate or Find top agents in Abilene

The median home price in Abilene is $119,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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NEW LISTINGS IN 79601
$117,000
257 College Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$112,000
1132 Fm 2404
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$115,000
1410 Hickory St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$119,900
226 College Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$135,000
702 Gill Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$110,000
538 Apache Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

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