Flower Mound has the 378th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 10.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Flower Mound is part of the Dallas metro area. Unemployment in the Dallas area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Dallas has the 4th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Flower Mound is below average at $50,480, and the median cost of a home in Flower Mound is $269,800, which is above the national average. 57% of workers in Flower Mound hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 97% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Flower Mound. 81% of Flower Mound workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 8% walk. People in Flower Mound spend an average of 28 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.