Cleveland has the 687th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 6.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Cleveland is part of the Chattanooga metro area. Unemployment in the Chattanooga area is 4.0%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Chattanooga has the 106th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Cleveland is below average at $40,870, and the median cost of a home in Cleveland is $156,500, which is below the national average. 24% of workers in Cleveland hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 84% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Cleveland. 85% of Cleveland workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Cleveland spend an average of 19 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.