Revere has the 550th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 3.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Revere is part of the Boston metro area. Unemployment in the Boston area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Boston has the 9th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Revere is above average at $65,860, and the median cost of a home in Revere is $305,500, which is above the national average. 19% of workers in Revere 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 Revere. 40% of Revere workers drive to work alone, 32% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 19% walk. People in Revere spend an average of 30 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.