Stockbridge has the 1103rd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 7.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Stockbridge is part of the Atlanta metro area. Unemployment in the Atlanta area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Atlanta has the 10th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Stockbridge is below average at $49,430, and the median cost of a home in Stockbridge is $124,200, which is below the national average. 30% of workers in Stockbridge 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 Stockbridge. 83% of Stockbridge workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Stockbridge spend an average of 30 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.