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Elmhurst Jobs Overview

94,753
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
46k
Population

Elmhurst has the 661st largest population in the United States. The population grew by 4.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Elmhurst is part of the Chicago metro area. Unemployment in the Chicago area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Chicago has the 3rd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Elmhurst is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Elmhurst is $366,900, which is above the national average. 57% of workers in Elmhurst hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 94% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Elmhurst. 78% of Elmhurst workers drive to work alone, 6% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Elmhurst spend an average of 27 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.