Pahokee has the 3263rd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 7.5% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Pahokee is part of the Miami metro area. Unemployment in the Miami area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Miami has the 12th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Pahokee is below average at $45,130, and the median cost of a home in Pahokee is $92,600, which is below the national average. 9% of workers in Pahokee hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 58% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Pahokee. 78% of Pahokee workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Pahokee spend an average of 25 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.