Aberdeen has the 1885th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 4.0% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Aberdeen is part of the Baltimore metro area. Unemployment in the Baltimore area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Baltimore has the 19th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Aberdeen is above average at $53,690, and the median cost of a home in Aberdeen is $199,100, which is above the national average. 18% of workers in Aberdeen hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 87% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Aberdeen. 83% of Aberdeen workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Aberdeen spend an average of 25 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.