Niceville has the 1970th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 15.4% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Niceville is part of the Pensacola metro area. Unemployment in the Pensacola area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Pensacola has the 140th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Niceville is below average at $39,100, and the median cost of a home in Niceville is $191,400, which is above the national average. 32% of workers in Niceville hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 93% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Niceville. 83% of Niceville workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Niceville spend an average of 24 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.