Annapolis has the 771st largest population in the United States. The population grew by 3.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Annapolis 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 Annapolis is above average at $53,690, and the median cost of a home in Annapolis is $374,500, which is above the national average. 45% of workers in Annapolis hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 88% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Annapolis. 80% of Annapolis workers drive to work alone, 3% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Annapolis spend an average of 26 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.