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Festus Jobs Overview

2,845
Job Openings
4.2%
Unemployment Rate
$47,200
Median Base Salary
12k
Population

Festus has the 2285th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 4.0% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Festus is part of the St. Louis metro area. Unemployment in the St. Louis area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. St. Louis has the 21st largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Festus is below average at $47,200, and the median cost of a home in Festus is $135,300, which is below the national average. 21% of workers in Festus hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 88% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Festus. 85% of Festus workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Festus spend an average of 26 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.