Best Places to Live in Lester, Alabama

Mid-sized city - Extreme northern Alabama, 15 miles south of Tennessee border
Pros
-Strong economy
-Low unemployment
-Educated population
Cons
-Isolation
-Infrastructure
-Hot, humid summers

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What Bert Has To Say About Huntsville Metro Area

Huntsville is a surprising and up-and-coming research, technology and high-tech manufacturing center in extreme north Alabama. It is known as the “Space Capital of America,” a role that started in the 1940’s when a U.S. senator brought famed German scientists, including Dr. Wernher von Braun, to a local U.S. Army arsenal to continue their work.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Alabama
County: Limestone County
Metro Area: Huntsville Metro Area
City: Lester
Zip Codes: 35647
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 644 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lester is 5.70% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lester jobs have increased by 0.76%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lester's cost of living is 18.50% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Lester's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Lester's population is 121 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 35.96%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 9 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lester is $79,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.68%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Lester public schools spend $8,854 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.6 students per teacher in Lester. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Lester

It's not a good time to buy in Lester. Home Appreciation is down -1.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Lester Real Estate.

The median home price in Lester is $79,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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ZIP CODES IN LESTER, ALABAMA
35647