Marana has the 728th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 19.5% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Marana is part of the Tucson metro area. Unemployment in the Tucson area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Tucson has the 74th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Marana is below average at $42,910, and the median cost of a home in Marana is $210,900, which is above the national average. 40% of workers in Marana hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 95% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Marana. 76% of Marana workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 11% walk. People in Marana spend an average of 28 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.