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Point Pleasant Jobs Overview

20,244
Job Openings
4.4%
Unemployment Rate
$61,300
Median Base Salary
19k
Population

Point Pleasant has the 1633rd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Point Pleasant 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 Point Pleasant is above average at $61,300, and the median cost of a home in Point Pleasant is $356,700, which is above the national average. 39% of workers in Point Pleasant hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 95% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Point Pleasant. 81% of Point Pleasant workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 6% carpool, and 10% walk. People in Point Pleasant spend an average of 29 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.