Winooski has the 3038th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 1.0% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Winooski is part of the Burlington metro area. Unemployment in the Burlington area is 2%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Burlington has the 167th largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Winooski is below average at $49,620, and the median cost of a home in Winooski is $222,900, which is above the national average. 37% of workers in Winooski hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 87% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Winooski. 71% of Winooski workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 17% walk. People in Winooski spend an average of 20 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.