Woodland has the 491st largest population in the United States. The population grew by 5.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Woodland is part of the Sacramento metro area. Unemployment in the Sacramento area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Sacramento has the 33rd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Woodland is above average at $53,340, and the median cost of a home in Woodland is $254,200, which is above the national average. 23% of workers in Woodland hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 78% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Woodland. 67% of Woodland workers drive to work alone, 3% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 17% walk. People in Woodland spend an average of 21 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.