Edina has the 596th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 4.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Edina is part of the Minneapolis metro area. Unemployment in the Minneapolis area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Minneapolis has the 14th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Edina is above average at $53,450, and the median cost of a home in Edina is $393,100, which is above the national average. 67% of workers in Edina hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 98% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Edina. 73% of Edina workers drive to work alone, 7% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 10% walk. People in Edina spend an average of 20 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.