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Lake City Jobs Overview

2,472
Job Openings
5.5%
Unemployment Rate
$40,090
Median Base Salary
6.8k
Population

Lake City has the 3113th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 1.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Lake City is part of the Florence metro area. Unemployment in the Florence area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Florence has the 220th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Lake City is below average at $40,090, and the median cost of a home in Lake City is $80,100, which is below the national average. 14% of workers in Lake City hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 70% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Lake City. 84% of Lake City workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Lake City spend an average of 23 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.