The unemployment rate in Wilkesboro is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Wilkesboro jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wilkesboro's cost of living is 11.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Wilkesboro, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Wilkes county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Wilkesboro's population is 3,488 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Wilkesboro is $188,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.0%. Check out the homes in the area
Wilkesboro public schools spend $8,449 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.5 students per teacher in Wilkesboro. More Education