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Harwood Heights Jobs Overview

85,070
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
8.6k
Population

Harwood Heights has the 2761st largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Harwood Heights is part of the Chicago metro area. Unemployment in the Chicago area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Chicago has the 3rd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Harwood Heights is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Harwood Heights is $258,000, which is above the national average. 25% of workers in Harwood Heights hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 83% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Harwood Heights. 62% of Harwood Heights workers drive to work alone, 17% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 10% walk. People in Harwood Heights spend an average of 31 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.