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Forest Lake Jobs Overview

25,593
Job Openings
3.1%
Unemployment Rate
$53,450
Median Base Salary
20k
Population

Forest Lake has the 1549th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 6.8% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Forest Lake is part of the Minneapolis metro area. Unemployment in the Minneapolis area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Minneapolis has the 14th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Forest Lake is above average at $53,450, and the median cost of a home in Forest Lake is $230,800, which is above the national average. 28% of workers in Forest Lake 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 Forest Lake. 82% of Forest Lake workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Forest Lake spend an average of 29 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Minnesota WorkForce Center - Washington County Forest Lake

19955 Forest Road North
Forest Lake, MN 55025-9733
651-275-7265