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9,547
Job Openings
5.7%
Unemployment Rate
$48,700
Median Base Salary
46k
Population

Lacey has the 655th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 9.5% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Lacey is part of the Olympia metro area. Unemployment in the Olympia area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Olympia has the 193rd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Lacey is below average at $48,700, and the median cost of a home in Lacey is $224,400, which is above the national average. 31% of workers in Lacey hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 93% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Lacey. 77% of Lacey workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Lacey spend an average of 24 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.