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3,326
Job Openings
5.6%
Unemployment Rate
$41,590
Median Base Salary
6.8k
Population

Nitro has the 3120th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 2.5% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Nitro is part of the Charleston metro area. Unemployment in the Charleston area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Charleston has the 150th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Nitro is below average at $41,590, and the median cost of a home in Nitro is $89,900, which is below the national average. 18% of workers in Nitro hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 88% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Nitro. 81% of Nitro workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Nitro spend an average of 20 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.