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Groton Jobs Overview

4,215
Job Openings
5.5%
Unemployment Rate
$50,730
Median Base Salary
9.2k
Population

Groton has the 2679th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 1.8% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Groton is part of the Norwich metro area. Unemployment in the Norwich area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Norwich has the 144th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Groton is below average at $50,730, and the median cost of a home in Groton is $220,200, which is above the national average. 27% of workers in Groton hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 90% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Groton. 78% of Groton workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 10% walk. People in Groton spend an average of 19 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.