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Retire To Bloomington, IN
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Bloomington, Indiana is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.





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Bloomington, Indiana
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Bloomington, Indiana


Bloomington Population
. 1990 2000 2010 2013 (est.)
Bloomington Metro Area blank blank blank 192,714
Bloomington 60,633 69,291 80,405 82,575



Bloomington
Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2014 .$193,995na
Nov $184,937 . .
Oct $197,224 . .
Sep $188,415 . .
Aug $194,532 . .
Jul $190,615 . .
Jun $206,598 . .
May $212,944 . .
Apr $185,908 . .
Mar $180,310 . .
2013 .nana
2012 .nana
2011 .nana
2010 . $175,176 -4.9%
2009 . $184,137 5.0%





Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
(2014)
. Bloomington GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $193,995 $353,000
Nearest Big City Indianapolis na
Home Sales Price in Indianapolis $150,000 $265,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 104% of Indianapolis home prices 133%



Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
(2014)
. Bloomington GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $193,995 $353,000
Monthly Rent $1,148 $1,336
Price/Rent Index 11.3 times the annual rent 17.7



Bloomington
Cost of Living (2014)
85% GPTR 99 City Average
115%



Bloomington Taxes
(2013)
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 7.0% -- 21* 6.8% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 106 days 24* -- 109 days
* State rank of 1 pays the highest taxes



Bloomington Building Permits
(single family homes)
Monroe County
2013 172
2012 196
2011 169
2010 194
2009 195



Bloomington Interactive Maps


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