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La Puente Jobs Overview

82,556
Job Openings
4.1%
Unemployment Rate
$53,870
Median Base Salary
41k
Population

La Puente has the 740th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. La Puente is part of the Los Angeles metro area. Unemployment in the Los Angeles area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Los Angeles has the 2nd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in La Puente is above average at $53,870, and the median cost of a home in La Puente is $293,500, which is above the national average. 9% of workers in La Puente hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 59% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in La Puente. 72% of La Puente workers drive to work alone, 7% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 9% walk. People in La Puente spend an average of 31 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.