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135,995
Job Openings
4.4%
Unemployment Rate
$61,300
Median Base Salary
12k
Population

New Providence has the 2229th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.4% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. New Providence 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 high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in New Providence is above average at $61,300, and the median cost of a home in New Providence is $579,100, which is above the national average. 65% of workers in New Providence hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 95% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in New Providence. 67% of New Providence workers drive to work alone, 11% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 13% walk. People in New Providence spend an average of 30 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.