Weatherford has the 1083rd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 13.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Weatherford is part of the Dallas metro area. Unemployment in the Dallas area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Dallas has the 4th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Weatherford is below average at $50,480, and the median cost of a home in Weatherford is $135,400, which is below the national average. 25% of workers in Weatherford 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 Weatherford. 82% of Weatherford workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Weatherford spend an average of 25 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.