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Tarboro Jobs Overview

4,699
Job Openings
6.9%
Unemployment Rate
$38,130
Median Base Salary
11k
Population

Tarboro has the 2421st largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 2.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Tarboro is part of the Rocky Mount metro area. Unemployment in the Rocky Mount area is 6%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Rocky Mount has the 262nd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Tarboro is below average at $38,130, and the median cost of a home in Tarboro is $105,500, which is below the national average. 16% of workers in Tarboro hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 76% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Tarboro. 82% of Tarboro workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 12% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Tarboro spend an average of 18 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.