East Moline has the 1444th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. East Moline is part of the Davenport metro area. Unemployment in the Davenport area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting worse. Davenport has the 119th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in East Moline is below average at $43,690, and the median cost of a home in East Moline is $111,100, which is below the national average. 17% of workers in East Moline hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 83% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in East Moline. 83% of East Moline workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 6% walk. People in East Moline spend an average of 19 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.