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27,612
Job Openings
4.5%
Unemployment Rate
$48,370
Median Base Salary
13k
Population

Waxhaw has the 2109th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 36.9% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Waxhaw is part of the Charlotte metro area. Unemployment in the Charlotte area is 4%, which is the same as the national average, and is getting better. Charlotte has the 22nd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Waxhaw is below average at $48,370, and the median cost of a home in Waxhaw is $239,600, which is above the national average. 53% of workers in Waxhaw hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 96% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Waxhaw. 81% of Waxhaw workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 7% walk. People in Waxhaw spend an average of 31 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.