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Sarasota has the 530th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 5.9% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Sarasota area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Sarasota has the 91st largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Sarasota is below average at $40,600, and the median cost of a home in Sarasota is $157,700, which is below the national average. 30% of workers in Sarasota hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 88% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Sarasota. 82% of Sarasota workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 9% walk. People in Sarasota spend an average of 19 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

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3660 N. Washington Blvd.
Sarasota, FL 34234