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Punta Gorda Jobs Overview

5,149
Job Openings
4.7%
Unemployment Rate
$37,800
Median Base Salary
18k
Population

Punta Gorda has the 1669th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 9.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Punta Gorda area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Punta Gorda has the 361st largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Punta Gorda is below average at $37,800, and the median cost of a home in Punta Gorda is $276,300, which is above the national average. 36% of workers in Punta Gorda 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 Punta Gorda. 79% of Punta Gorda workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 10% walk. People in Punta Gorda spend an average of 24 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.