Menomonee Falls has the 856th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 1.4% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Menomonee Falls is part of the Milwaukee metro area. Unemployment in the Milwaukee area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Milwaukee has the 36th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Menomonee Falls is below average at $48,170, and the median cost of a home in Menomonee Falls is $227,100, which is above the national average. 40% of workers in Menomonee Falls hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 94% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Menomonee Falls. 86% of Menomonee Falls workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 6% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Menomonee Falls spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.