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7,804
Job Openings
5.2%
Unemployment Rate
$43,700
Median Base Salary
5.1k
Population

Port Allen has the 3476th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 1.0% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Port Allen is part of the Baton Rouge metro area. Unemployment in the Baton Rouge area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Baton Rouge has the 58th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Port Allen is below average at $43,700, and the median cost of a home in Port Allen is $105,000, which is below the national average. 18% of workers in Port Allen hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 82% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Port Allen. 85% of Port Allen workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Port Allen spend an average of 22 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.