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25,745
Job Openings
4.1%
Unemployment Rate
$47,640
Median Base Salary
54k
Population

Blue Springs has the 542nd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.9% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Blue Springs is part of the Kansas City metro area. Unemployment in the Kansas City area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Kansas City has the 28th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Blue Springs is below average at $47,640, and the median cost of a home in Blue Springs is $143,600, which is below the national average. 30% of workers in Blue Springs 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 Blue Springs. 82% of Blue Springs workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Blue Springs spend an average of 24 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.