Where to Live
By: Elizabeth Bilodeau
Schooling: 1.19% dropout rate, tenth best education state in the United States
Economy: Almost fully recovered from the Great Recession
Climate: In January the average temperature is 46 F. the average temperature in July is 70 F.
Taxes: Income tax 5%, average poverty tax rate is 13.44%
Racial Makeup: 93% Caucasian, 2% Hispanic, 2% Asian, 3% other
Property Values and Income: Median income is $64,925, average house value is $245,600
Jobs/Unemployment Rate: 5.1% unemployment rate the goal is 3.5%
Recreation Available: Hiking, skiing, boating, camping, fishing, ATVing, etc.
Sports in Area: Soccer, basketball, lacrosse, baseball, football, field hockey, etc.
"State and County QuickFacts." State and County QuickFacts. One Eagle Square, n.d. Web. 14 Mar. 2014.
Schooling: The Literacy Rate for males and females is 99%
Economy: It has the largest economy in Canada it's rich and diversified
Climate: The climate ranges from -4 C to 22 C year round
Taxes: The income tax rate is 5.05%
Racial Makeup: 75.4% Caucasian, 17.4% Asian, 4.5% African American, 2.7% other
Property Values and Income: The average house value is $298,500; average income is $76,000
Job/Unemployment rate: 10.1% unemployment rate
Recreation Available:canoeing, camping, hunting, cross- country skiing, fishing, etc.
Sports in Area: Hockey, curling, Canadian football, basketball, lacrosse, etc.
"Toronto Monthly Climate Average, Canada." Toronto, Canada Weather Averages. World Weather Online, n.d. Web. 16 Mar. 2014
Schooling: Has multiple high ranked schools to choose from
Economy: Has an agrarian economy
Climate: In July the average temperature is 90 F. and in January it is 50 F.
Taxes: Income tax rate is 5.8%
Racial Makeup: 70% Caucasian, 21.3% African American, 6.5% Hispanic, and 1.2% American Indian
Property Values and Income: The median home value is $144,500. The average household income is $45,570.
Jobs/Unemployment rate: 8.0% unemployment rate
Recreation Available: Swimming at beaches, golfing, hiking, camping, etc.
Sports in Area: NASCAR, football, golf, soccer, basketball, swimming, hockey, etc.
"Recreation in North Carolina." Recreation in North Carolina. Computer Consulting Inc., n.d. Web. 15 Mar. 2014 .
Wikipedia contributors. "Demographics of North Carolina." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 17 Feb. 2014. Web. 17 Mar. 2014.