Morristown has the 1642nd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Morristown is part of the New York City metro area. Unemployment in the New York City area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. New York City has the largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Morristown is above average at $61,300, and the median cost of a home in Morristown is $66,900, which is below the national average. 6% of workers in Morristown hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 77% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Morristown. 77% of Morristown workers drive to work alone, 5% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Morristown spend an average of 31 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.