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Germantown, Tennessee
Cary, North Carolina
USA
ECONOMY COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Household income in Germantown, is 17% more than it is in Cary and 51% above the National Average.
ECONOMY
 Germantown, TNCary, NCUnited States
 Unemployment Rate3.90%3.60%5.20%
 Recent Job Growth0.62%3.48%1.59%
 Future Job Growth37.35%43.36%37.98%
 Sales Taxes9.75%6.75%6.00%
 Income Taxes0.00%5.75%4.60%
 Income per Cap.$52,763$41,785$28,555
 Household Income$110,169$91,481$53,482
 Family Median Income$126,360$113,034$65,443
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 EST. HOUSEHOLDS BY INCOME
 Germantown, TNCary, NCUnited States
 Income Less Than 15K3.41%4.92%12.55%
 Income between 15K and 20K1.74%2.66%5.36%
 Income between 20K and 30K3.83%6.00%10.42%
 Income between 30K and 40K4.38%6.65%9.80%
 Income between 40K and 50K5.31%5.91%8.80%
 Income between 50K and 60K5.49%6.01%7.90%
 Income between 60K and 75K9.77%8.82%9.93%
 Income between 75K and 100K10.28%12.93%12.16%
 Income between 100K and 150K24.47%20.76%13.01%
 Income between 150K and 200K11.68%13.19%5.04%
 Income greater than 200K19.64%12.17%5.03%
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 POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
 Germantown, TNCary, NCUnited States
 Management, business, finance0.284440.318180.14536
 Engineering, computers, science0.0598300.05341
 Community, social services0.0189500.01673
 Legal0.0326900.01164
 Education, library0.085700.06126
 Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment1.88%0.00%1.91%
 Healthcare practitioners and technology9.93%0.00%5.67%
 Healthcare support0.0070800.0251
 Firefighters, law enforcement1.39%0.00%2.23%
 Food preparation, serving0.0183700.05762
 Building maintenance0.007350.181820.04007
 Personal care0.0238300.03654
 Sales, office, administrative support0.251330.318180.24356
 Farming, fishing, forestry0.002470.181820.00733
 Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair2.68%0.00%8.24%
 Production, transportation, material moving0.0491200.12086
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