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Bloomington, Minnesota
Grand Rapids, Michigan
USA
ECONOMY COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Household income in Bloomington, is 37% more than it is in Grand Rapids and 15% above the National Average.
ECONOMY
 Bloomington, MNGrand Rapids, MIUnited States
 Unemployment Rate3.60%4.50%5.20%
 Recent Job Growth1.24%3.20%1.59%
 Future Job Growth38.87%41.90%37.98%
 Sales Taxes7.28%6.00%6.00%
 Income Taxes7.05%5.75%4.60%
 Income per Cap.$36,430$20,542$28,555
 Household Income$63,053$39,913$53,482
 Family Median Income$81,037$48,357$65,443
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 EST. HOUSEHOLDS BY INCOME
 Bloomington, MNGrand Rapids, MIUnited States
 Income Less Than 15K7.77%17.99%12.55%
 Income between 15K and 20K3.81%7.01%5.36%
 Income between 20K and 30K8.14%13.03%10.42%
 Income between 30K and 40K10.26%12.06%9.80%
 Income between 40K and 50K9.35%10.01%8.80%
 Income between 50K and 60K8.46%8.36%7.90%
 Income between 60K and 75K10.64%10.02%9.93%
 Income between 75K and 100K14.40%10.16%12.16%
 Income between 100K and 150K15.51%8.09%13.01%
 Income between 150K and 200K6.37%1.91%5.04%
 Income greater than 200K5.30%1.36%5.03%
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 POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
 Bloomington, MNGrand Rapids, MIUnited States
 Management, business, finance0.181240.116470.14536
 Engineering, computers, science0.074720.042810.05341
 Community, social services0.016470.026450.01673
 Legal0.01520.009790.01164
 Education, library0.052170.062470.06126
 Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment2.11%3.02%1.91%
 Healthcare practitioners and technology4.76%4.77%5.67%
 Healthcare support0.017920.027860.0251
 Firefighters, law enforcement1.03%1.21%2.23%
 Food preparation, serving0.059070.078030.05762
 Building maintenance0.033810.04730.04007
 Personal care0.036950.036690.03654
 Sales, office, administrative support0.264640.228270.24356
 Farming, fishing, forestry0.002560.011730.00733
 Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair4.89%5.48%8.24%
 Production, transportation, material moving0.117430.167350.12086
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