Groves has the 1871st largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 2.4% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Groves is part of the Beaumont metro area. Unemployment in the Beaumont area is 6%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Beaumont has the 110th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Groves is below average at $44,730, and the median cost of a home in Groves is $100,500, which is below the national average. 12% of workers in Groves hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 88% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Groves. 83% of Groves workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Groves spend an average of 17 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.