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Belmont, Massachusetts
Waltham, Massachusetts
USA
ECONOMY COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Household income in Belmont, is 31% more than it is in Waltham and 49% above the National Average.
ECONOMY
 Belmont, MAWaltham, MAUnited States
 Unemployment Rate3.60%3.40%5.20%
 Recent Job Growth1.27%1.43%1.59%
 Future Job Growth38.94%39.46%37.98%
 Sales Taxes6.25%6.25%6.00%
 Income Taxes5.10%5.10%4.60%
 Income per Cap.$55,996$35,642$28,555
 Household Income$105,859$73,162$53,482
 Family Median Income$129,911$86,456$65,443
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 EST. HOUSEHOLDS BY INCOME
 Belmont, MAWaltham, MAUnited States
 Income Less Than 15K5.36%9.43%12.55%
 Income between 15K and 20K3.11%4.53%5.36%
 Income between 20K and 30K5.78%7.36%10.42%
 Income between 30K and 40K3.15%6.13%9.80%
 Income between 40K and 50K5.53%7.83%8.80%
 Income between 50K and 60K4.86%6.74%7.90%
 Income between 60K and 75K7.95%9.32%9.93%
 Income between 75K and 100K11.97%15.11%12.16%
 Income between 100K and 150K17.18%17.71%13.01%
 Income between 150K and 200K13.29%9.05%5.04%
 Income greater than 200K21.81%6.79%5.03%
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 POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
 Belmont, MAWaltham, MAUnited States
 Management, business, finance15.64%10.71%14.54%
 Engineering, computers, science5.67%4.36%5.34%
 Community, social services2.94%2.65%1.67%
 Legal0.59%0.37%1.16%
 Education, library5.18%7.29%6.13%
 Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment0.40%1.84%1.91%
 Healthcare practitioners and technology4.27%7.27%5.67%
 Healthcare support2.05%3.82%2.51%
 Firefighters, law enforcement1.28%1.58%2.23%
 Food preparation, serving10.31%4.84%5.76%
 Building maintenance2.49%6.15%4.01%
 Personal care2.69%4.68%3.65%
 Sales, office, administrative support30.17%27.25%24.36%
 Farming, fishing, forestry0.81%0.27%0.73%
 Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair6.49%12.58%8.24%
 Production, transportation, material moving9.03%4.36%12.09%
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Educational opportunities in and around Waltham: Waltham is home to two well respected colleges/universities: Bentley and Brandeis. That, however, is not all. For within half an hour or so, by commuter train or car,... (read more)

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