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Spokane, Washington
Las Vegas, Nevada
USA
ECONOMY COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Household income in Spokane, is 19% less than it is in Las Vegas and 25% below the National Average.
ECONOMY
 Spokane, WALas Vegas, NVUnited States
 Unemployment Rate6.60%7.20%5.20%
 Recent Job Growth1.76%3.53%1.59%
 Future Job Growth36.93%39.87%37.98%
 Sales Taxes8.70%8.15%6.00%
 Income Taxes0.00%0.00%4.60%
 Income per Cap.$24,511$25,555$28,555
 Household Income$42,814$50,903$53,482
 Family Median Income$56,643$59,500$65,443
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 EST. HOUSEHOLDS BY INCOME
 Spokane, WALas Vegas, NVUnited States
 Income Less Than 15K16.40%12.55%12.55%
 Income between 15K and 20K6.91%5.09%5.36%
 Income between 20K and 30K12.51%11.07%10.42%
 Income between 30K and 40K11.74%10.79%9.80%
 Income between 40K and 50K8.61%9.65%8.80%
 Income between 50K and 60K8.34%8.16%7.90%
 Income between 60K and 75K9.79%11.07%9.93%
 Income between 75K and 100K11.89%12.53%12.16%
 Income between 100K and 150K8.73%11.46%13.01%
 Income between 150K and 200K2.82%4.15%5.04%
 Income greater than 200K2.26%3.49%5.03%
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 POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
 Spokane, WALas Vegas, NVUnited States
 Management, business, finance0.112470.096950.14536
 Engineering, computers, science0.038360.066430.05341
 Community, social services0.013360.007180.01673
 Legal0.007610.023340.01164
 Education, library0.05050.061040.06126
 Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment1.10%0.00%1.91%
 Healthcare practitioners and technology5.73%0.54%5.67%
 Healthcare support0.031380.07720.0251
 Firefighters, law enforcement1.34%0.72%2.23%
 Food preparation, serving0.04680.041290.05762
 Building maintenance0.034480.084380.04007
 Personal care0.046580.021540.03654
 Sales, office, administrative support0.304660.213640.24356
 Farming, fishing, forestry0.0019500.00733
 Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair7.77%10.59%8.24%
 Production, transportation, material moving0.152490.188510.12086
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Spokane - the death of a city: I moved to Spokane to work at a high tech startup - I write computer programs. In spokane I can live like a king on my income. The city has issues however, but since... (read more)

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