Grants Pass has the 832nd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 3.4% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Grants Pass area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Grants Pass has the 380th largest local economy in the US, and a average cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Grants Pass is below average at $38,810, and the median cost of a home in Grants Pass is $178,900, which is the same as the national average. 15% of workers in Grants Pass hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 89% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Grants Pass. 81% of Grants Pass workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 10% walk. People in Grants Pass spend an average of 16 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.