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Marietta has the 484th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 4.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Marietta is part of the Atlanta metro area. Unemployment in the Atlanta area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Atlanta has the 10th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Marietta is below average at $49,430, and the median cost of a home in Marietta is $206,300, which is above the national average. 36% of workers in Marietta hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 85% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Marietta. 79% of Marietta workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Marietta spend an average of 27 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.

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Cobb-Cherokee Career Center, Georgia Department of Labor

465 Big Shanty Rd
Marietta, GA 30066-3303

CobbWorks Inc.

463 Commerce Park Drive
Suite 100
Marietta, GA 30060