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Elk Grove Jobs Overview

17,937
Job Openings
4.7%
Unemployment Rate
$53,340
Median Base Salary
167k
Population

Elk Grove has the 121st largest population in the United States. The population grew by 9.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Elk Grove is part of the Sacramento metro area. Unemployment in the Sacramento area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Sacramento has the 33rd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Elk Grove is above average at $53,340, and the median cost of a home in Elk Grove is $269,600, which is above the national average. 35% of workers in Elk Grove hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 90% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Elk Grove. 75% of Elk Grove workers drive to work alone, 3% take public transit, 12% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Elk Grove spend an average of 30 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.