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87,981
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
30k
Population

Niles has the 1044th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Niles is part of the Chicago metro area. Unemployment in the Chicago area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Chicago has the 3rd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Niles is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Niles is $257,100, which is above the national average. 28% of workers in Niles hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 84% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Niles. 62% of Niles workers drive to work alone, 17% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 10% walk. People in Niles spend an average of 28 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.