Yorkville has the 1643rd largest population in the United States. The population grew by 9.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Yorkville is part of the Chicago metro area. Unemployment in the Chicago area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Chicago has the 3rd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Yorkville is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Yorkville is $229,200, which is above the national average. 33% of workers in Yorkville hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 95% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Yorkville. 85% of Yorkville workers drive to work alone, 2% take public transit, 6% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Yorkville spend an average of 32 minutes commuting to work, which is longer than the national average of 26 minutes.