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Palisades Park Jobs Overview

142,864
Job Openings
4.4%
Unemployment Rate
$61,300
Median Base Salary
21k
Population

Palisades Park has the 1481st largest population in the United States. The population grew by 5.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Palisades Park 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 Palisades Park is above average at $61,300, and the median cost of a home in Palisades Park is $520,200, which is above the national average. 39% of workers in Palisades Park 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 Palisades Park. 66% of Palisades Park workers drive to work alone, 15% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 10% walk. People in Palisades Park spend an average of 31 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.