Abilene (zip 79602), Texas 

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Population

24,027

+11.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$49,587

Median Home Price

$167,600

Best Places to Live in Abilene (zip 79602), 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 79602
 $199,900 
1929 S 13th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 2353 SqFt
 $199,900 
1929 S 13th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 2353 SqFt
 $195,000 
373 Lollipop Trl
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1585 SqFt
 $189,900 
1025 Reeves St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 2190 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 79602)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1790 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Abilene (zip 79602) is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Abilene (zip 79602) jobs have increased by 2.01%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Abilene (zip 79602)'s cost of living is 9.40% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Abilene (zip 79602)'s Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Abilene (zip 79602)'s population is 24,027 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 11.65%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Abilene (zip 79602) is $167,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.69%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Abilene (zip 79602)

SCHOOLS
Abilene (zip 79602) 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 79602). More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN 79602
$199,900
1929 S 13th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$195,000
373 Lollipop Trl
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$189,900
1025 Reeves St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$184,900
1333 Tulane Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$174,000
209 Lollipop Trl
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$145,000
849 Chanticleers Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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