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Kannapolis Jobs Overview

26,584
Job Openings
4.5%
Unemployment Rate
$48,370
Median Base Salary
46k
Population

Kannapolis has the 658th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 8.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Kannapolis is part of the Charlotte metro area. Unemployment in the Charlotte area is 4%, which is the same as the national average, and is getting better. Charlotte has the 22nd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Kannapolis is below average at $48,370, and the median cost of a home in Kannapolis is $124,600, which is below the national average. 18% of workers in Kannapolis hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 81% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Kannapolis. 83% of Kannapolis workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Kannapolis spend an average of 24 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.