Abilene (zip 79603), Texas 

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Population

23,577

-2.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Best Places to Live in Abilene (zip 79603), 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 79603
 $89,500 
2342 Glendale Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 959 SqFt
 $89,500 
2342 Glendale Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 959 SqFt
 $84,900 
1310 Shelton St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1063 SqFt
 $82,000 
1602 N Mockingbird Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 | 868 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: Leaning conservative
City: Abilene
Zip Codes: Abilene (zip 79603)
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1790 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Abilene (zip 79603) is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Abilene (zip 79603) jobs have increased by 2.01%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Abilene (zip 79603)'s cost of living is 22.20% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Abilene (zip 79603)'s Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Abilene (zip 79603)'s population is 23,577 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.93%. 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 79603) is $83,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.45%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Abilene (zip 79603)

SCHOOLS
Abilene (zip 79603) 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 79603). More Education


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Housing Market in Abilene

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NEW LISTINGS IN 79603
$89,500
2342 Glendale Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$84,900
1310 Shelton St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$82,000
1602 N Mockingbird Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$80,000
2109 Collins Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$93,900
873 Shelton St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$69,000
1902 Beckham St
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

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