Coral Gables has the 589th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 9.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Coral Gables is part of the Miami metro area. Unemployment in the Miami area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Miami has the 12th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Coral Gables is below average at $45,130, and the median cost of a home in Coral Gables is $621,800, which is above the national average. 62% of workers in Coral Gables hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 95% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Coral Gables. 76% of Coral Gables workers drive to work alone, 5% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 8% walk. People in Coral Gables spend an average of 22 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.