Warren has the 152nd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 1.0% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Warren is part of the Detroit metro area. Unemployment in the Detroit area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Detroit has the 13th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Warren is below average at $50,980, and the median cost of a home in Warren is $86,200, which is below the national average. 16% of workers in Warren hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 83% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Warren. 87% of Warren workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 4% walk. People in Warren spend an average of 24 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.