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Sturgis has the 3130th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.8% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Sturgis is part of the Rapid City metro area. Unemployment in the Rapid City area is 2%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Rapid City has the 264th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Sturgis is below average at $39,000, and the median cost of a home in Sturgis is $118,500, which is below the national average. 17% of workers in Sturgis hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 90% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Sturgis. 78% of Sturgis workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 11% walk. People in Sturgis spend an average of 16 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.