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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Birmingham, Alabama, is 7.90%, with job growth of -0.41%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.28%.

Birmingham, Alabama Taxes
Birmingham, Alabama,sales tax rate is 10.00%. Income tax is 6.00%.

Birmingham, Alabama Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $19,640, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $31,217.

  ECONOMYBirmingham, AlabamaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  7.90%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  -0.41%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  31.28%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  10.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  6.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $19,640$28,555
  Household Income  $31,217$53,482
  Family Median Income  $37,014$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  26.30%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  8.25%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  13.86%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  12.01%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  8.90%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  7.34%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  7.85%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  7.08%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  5.44%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  1.54%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  1.45%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  0.00%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  0.00%5.34%
  Community, social services  3.13%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  28.13%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.00%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  18.75%5.67%
  Healthcare support  0.00%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  0.00%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  0.00%5.76%
  Building maintenance  0.00%4.01%
  Personal care  6.25%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  6.25%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  15.63%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  9.38%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  12.50%12.09%

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  1/3/2013
Birmingham not the place

I have lived here for 12 years, and don't like it at all. My family and I live outside of Birmingham in a suburb. The suburbs are nice, quiet and the cost of living is...

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  10/23/2012
Suburbs of Birmingham

Living in surrounding areas of Birmingham i.e. Mt.Brook, Homewood, Vestavia, Hoover, Southside, Pelham, Trussville, Pelham, Chelsea, or any other small city should not...

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  2/21/2011
Birmingham, AL

Birmingham is more of a big-ole-town rather than a city. People and businesses alike strike to make it a better community for all to live in. We have a world class...

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