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Charlottesville, Virginia
Wilmington, Delaware
USA
ECONOMY COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Household income in Charlottesville, is 17% more than it is in Wilmington and 13% below the National Average.
ECONOMY
 Charlottesville, VAWilmington, DEUnited States
 Unemployment Rate3.40%7.00%5.20%
 Recent Job Growth1.90%4.10%1.59%
 Future Job Growth40.39%41.20%37.98%
 Sales Taxes5.30%0.00%6.00%
 Income Taxes5.75%6.80%4.60%
 Income per Cap.$28,285$25,686$28,555
 Household Income$47,218$38,979$53,482
 Family Median Income$67,685$47,748$65,443
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 EST. HOUSEHOLDS BY INCOME
 Charlottesville, VAWilmington, DEUnited States
 Income Less Than 15K20.15%20.63%12.55%
 Income between 15K and 20K4.73%6.88%5.36%
 Income between 20K and 30K9.77%13.39%10.42%
 Income between 30K and 40K9.09%10.10%9.80%
 Income between 40K and 50K7.87%7.65%8.80%
 Income between 50K and 60K6.83%7.60%7.90%
 Income between 60K and 75K9.36%8.13%9.93%
 Income between 75K and 100K10.07%9.86%12.16%
 Income between 100K and 150K13.22%9.09%13.01%
 Income between 150K and 200K3.99%3.17%5.04%
 Income greater than 200K4.92%3.50%5.03%
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 POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
 Charlottesville, VAWilmington, DEUnited States
 Management, business, finance14.59%11.77%14.54%
 Engineering, computers, science3.23%2.35%5.34%
 Community, social services6.34%0.00%1.67%
 Legal0.00%7.06%1.16%
 Education, library7.18%0.00%6.13%
 Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment1.91%2.35%1.91%
 Healthcare practitioners and technology4.31%7.06%5.67%
 Healthcare support3.47%0.00%2.51%
 Firefighters, law enforcement1.91%0.00%2.23%
 Food preparation, serving6.94%3.53%5.76%
 Building maintenance3.59%3.53%4.01%
 Personal care3.11%4.71%3.65%
 Sales, office, administrative support14.00%32.94%24.36%
 Farming, fishing, forestry1.32%0.00%0.73%
 Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair4.90%10.59%8.24%
 Production, transportation, material moving23.21%14.12%12.09%
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Summers are too much: It's not the heat, it's the humidity that kills you. I have zero tolerance for humidity, so that's why I'm looking to leave Delaware. Plus, in the winter when it does... (read more)

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