Greensburg has the 1990th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 2.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Greensburg is part of the Pittsburgh metro area. Unemployment in the Pittsburgh area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting worse. Pittsburgh has the 23rd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Greensburg is below average at $46,270, and the median cost of a home in Greensburg is $125,300, which is below the national average. 33% of workers in Greensburg hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 93% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Greensburg. 83% of Greensburg workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Greensburg spend an average of 22 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.