Reno, Nevada 

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Population

239,732

+8.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$46,489

Median Home Price

$370,600

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Best Places to Live in Reno, Nevada

Mid-sized city - Western Nevada, 15 miles east of the California border. June, September and May are the most pleasant months in Reno, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Reno, NV Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Tax climate
Attractive setting
Nearby mountains
Cons
Growth and sprawl
Rapid cost increases
Employment sustainability

What Bert Has To Say About Reno Metro Area

The self-described “Biggest Little City in the World” is growing up to be a not-so-little city, combining its traditional heritage as a transportation, mining, and gambling center with distinct features of a California satellite. Rapid growth has brought a more diverse amenity base and family-friendly environment that is quite desirable. A favorable tax climate and strategic location as a distribution point to northern California has generated commercial and industrial development.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Nevada
County: Washoe County
Metro Area: Reno Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Reno
Zip Codes: 89502, 89506, 89523, 89509, 89521, 89503, 89512, 89511, 89519, 89501, 10 total
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 4400 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Reno is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Reno jobs have increased by 4.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Reno's cost of living is 16.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Reno's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Washoe county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Reno's population is 239,732 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Reno is Real Estate: $370,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.4%.

SCHOOLS
Reno public schools spend $9,785 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.5 students per teacher in Reno. More Education



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Housing Market in Reno

It's a good time to buy in Reno. Home Appreciation is up 9.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Reno is $370,600.

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Reviews for Reno   92 Reviews
Love Reno - 12/3/2020
Yeah I moved here from the Midwest and wouldn’t ever go back. The weather, outdoor activities, closeness to national parks and the coast of California and Oregon are... Read More

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Survival in this city is hard. - 11/10/2020
I was born and raised in San Jose, CA. Not when it was "silicon valley". I had to basically flee after my son was born, 20 years ago because I was drowning financially.... Read More

Reno is actually a nice place to live. - 10/19/2020
I've lived in Reno for 7 years now and having lived in LA and Seattle before and I find it to be relatively pleasant (although due to COVID19 everything is kind of on... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN RENO, NEVADA
89502, 89506, 89523, 89509, 89521, 89503, 89512, 89511, 89519, 89501, 10 total

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