El Reno has the 1635th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 10.5% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. El Reno is part of the Oklahoma City metro area. Unemployment in the Oklahoma City area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting worse. Oklahoma City has the 45th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in El Reno is below average at $44,280, and the median cost of a home in El Reno is $91,700, which is below the national average. 11% of workers in El Reno 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 El Reno. 85% of El Reno workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 5% walk. People in El Reno spend an average of 18 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.