Empire 73 Excellent
Empire Livability #283 ranked city in Michigan#9,303 ranked city in the USARanks better than 68% of areas
D- Empire Amenities Some amenities close to this location
B- Empire Cost of Living Cost of living is 2% higher than Michigan
928% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Empire cost of living
B+ Empire Crime Total crime is 40% lower than Michigan
Total crime
1,09653% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 9253% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-9%Year over year crime is down
Empire crime
C Empire Employment Household income is 5% lower than Michigan
Median household income
$48,12513% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$35,63719% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%30% lower than the US average
Empire employment
F Empire Housing Home value is 53% higher than Michigan
Median home value
$195,1006% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$47550% lower than the US average
Home ownership
77%22% higher than the US average
Empire real estate or Empire rentals
A+ Empire Schools HS graduation rate is 12% higher than Michigan
High school grad. rates
96%16% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
N/A Empire User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Empire
Overall user rating
n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Empire transportation information

      Average one way commute19min24min26min
      Workers who drive to work56.3%82.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool8.6%8.8%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit5.3%1.4%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk15.9%2.2%2.8%
      Working from home13.9%3.7%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Empire, MI data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).