Conway has the 422nd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 10.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Conway is part of the Little Rock metro area. Unemployment in the Little Rock area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Little Rock has the 65th largest local economy in the US, and a average cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Conway is below average at $42,530, and the median cost of a home in Conway is $172,600, which is the same as the national average. 62% of workers in Conway hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 97% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Conway. 84% of Conway workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Conway spend an average of 16 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.