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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Mobile, Alabama, is 7.60%, with job growth of -0.39%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.62%.

Mobile, Alabama Taxes
Mobile, Alabama,sales tax rate is 10.00%. Income tax is 5.00%.

Mobile, Alabama Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $23,509, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $39,241.

  ECONOMYMobile, AlabamaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  7.60%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  -0.39%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  31.62%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  10.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $23,509$28,555
  Household Income  $39,241$53,482
  Family Median Income  $49,598$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  19.61%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  7.80%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  12.76%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.55%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.15%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.47%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  8.65%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  8.62%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  8.52%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  2.72%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  3.15%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  9.38%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  3.52%5.34%
  Community, social services  0.78%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  5.47%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.17%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  0.00%5.67%
  Healthcare support  3.13%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  0.00%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  1.17%5.76%
  Building maintenance  0.00%4.01%
  Personal care  0.78%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  28.52%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  3.13%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  23.44%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  19.53%12.09%

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  2/10/2015
Not a Fan

This is not an attractive or desirable place to live. We moved here in 2007, and frankly, we can't wait to move. Once we're close to break-even on our house or we work... (Read More)

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  12/16/2013
Seven-year Overview

Moved here for business reasons and to try some change...but unkowingly, right into the teeth of the financial crisis and a serious recession...so, perspective is a bit... (Read More)

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  6/10/2013
Old part of Mobile

I saw some pictures of old town Mobile is it nice and safe for seniors who want to do a long term rental? I am thinking of moving from San Francisco. Also people mention... (Read More)

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