Morrisville has the 1315th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 28.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Morrisville is part of the Raleigh metro area. Unemployment in the Raleigh area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Raleigh has the 44th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Morrisville is below average at $48,590, and the median cost of a home in Morrisville is $268,500, which is above the national average. 64% of workers in Morrisville hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 96% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Morrisville. 80% of Morrisville workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Morrisville spend an average of 20 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.