Downtown Quick Facts and Demographic Reports

  • 650+ million in Private and Public Development Investment since 2009
  • Median Age of Downtown Residents: 35.7
  • Degree Attainment 50%
  • Approximately 16,000 Daytime Workers 
  • Unemployment 2.6%
  • $2.3 billion spending power in 5 mile radius 
  • 200,000+ Annual Event Attendees
  • Free Downtown WiFi
  • Free Downtown Trolley System

Downtown Living Data

  • Cost of Living Index of 90.6 (National Average is 100)
  • 1725 Downtown Units
  • 100+ Condo/Townhome Units
  • 70+ Restaurants
  • First Class Outdoor Amenities

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