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1,918
Job Openings
5.5%
Unemployment Rate
$40,530
Median Base Salary
15k
Population

Kilgore has the 1950th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 10.9% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Kilgore is part of the Longview metro area. Unemployment in the Longview area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting worse. Longview has the 173rd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Kilgore is below average at $40,530, and the median cost of a home in Kilgore is $99,800, which is below the national average. 20% of workers in Kilgore hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 84% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Kilgore. 83% of Kilgore workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Kilgore spend an average of 20 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.