Roseland has the 3311th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 1.0% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Roseland 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 Roseland is above average at $61,300, and the median cost of a home in Roseland is $512,400, which is above the national average. 57% of workers in Roseland hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 96% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Roseland. 60% of Roseland workers drive to work alone, 21% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Roseland spend an average of 29 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.