Miami has the 45th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 10.4% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Miami area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Miami has the 12th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Miami is below average at $45,130, and the median cost of a home in Miami is $211,400, which is above the national average. 23% of workers in Miami hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 72% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Miami. 76% of Miami workers drive to work alone, 5% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 8% walk. People in Miami spend an average of 26 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.