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Portland Jobs Overview

3,742
Job Openings
5.3%
Unemployment Rate
$41,970
Median Base Salary
16k
Population

Portland has the 1835th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 6.7% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Portland is part of the Corpus Christi metro area. Unemployment in the Corpus Christi area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting worse. Corpus Christi has the 103rd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Portland is below average at $41,970, and the median cost of a home in Portland is $139,200, which is below the national average. 25% of workers in Portland hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 90% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Portland. 82% of Portland workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 8% walk. People in Portland spend an average of 19 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.