Brownsburg has the 1247th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 14.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Brownsburg is part of the Indianapolis metro area. Unemployment in the Indianapolis area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Indianapolis has the 26th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Brownsburg is below average at $45,780, and the median cost of a home in Brownsburg is $145,700, which is below the national average. 37% of workers in Brownsburg 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 Brownsburg. 88% of Brownsburg workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Brownsburg spend an average of 27 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.