Centreville has the 3492nd largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 5.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Centreville is part of the St. Louis metro area. Unemployment in the St. Louis area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. St. Louis has the 21st largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Centreville is below average at $47,200, and the median cost of a home in Centreville is $54,300, which is below the national average. 7% of workers in Centreville hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 77% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Centreville. 81% of Centreville workers drive to work alone, 3% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Centreville spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.