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Alachua Jobs Overview

4,040
Job Openings
3.8%
Unemployment Rate
$42,940
Median Base Salary
9.8k
Population

Alachua has the 2615th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 7.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Alachua is part of the Gainesville metro area. Unemployment in the Gainesville area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Gainesville has the 179th largest local economy in the US, and a average cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Alachua is below average at $42,940, and the median cost of a home in Alachua is $175,800, which is the same as the national average. 34% of workers in Alachua hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 94% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Alachua. 73% of Alachua workers drive to work alone, 4% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 12% walk. People in Alachua spend an average of 23 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.