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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Tucson, Arizona, is 5.90%, with job growth of 0.98%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 36.10%.

Tucson, Arizona Taxes
Tucson, Arizona,sales tax rate is 8.10%. Income tax is 3.36%.

Tucson, Arizona Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $20,393, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $36,939.

  ECONOMYTucson, ArizonaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.90%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  0.98%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  36.10%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  8.10%6.00%
  Income Taxes  3.36%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $20,393$28,051
  Household Income  $36,939$53,046
  Family Median Income  $47,201$64,585
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  19.82%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  7.05%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  14.32%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  12.19%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.38%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  7.94%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  8.66%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  9.85%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  7.71%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  1.91%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  1.17%4.64%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  10.51%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  5.77%5.24%
  Community, social services  1.97%1.66%
  Legal  0.85%1.17%
  Education, library  6.54%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.01%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.87%5.49%
  Healthcare support  3.09%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.67%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  7.42%5.61%
  Building maintenance  5.45%3.97%
  Personal care  4.68%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  26.18%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.11%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  9.19%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  8.72%12.10%

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  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
re: re: - 4/2/2009
OMG - stay away from that area! Lived there for 10 years - they still hate yankees, feel righteous about being christian (Ira), and are mostly just as poorly educated... (read more)
I lived in Tucson all my life
And I have no idea why someone would choose to live here. My parents were headed to California and stopped here in Tucson and decided they liked the parched and dusty... (read more)
Don't Come Here
If you are thinking about moving to Tucson, DON'T unless you are going to retire! This is the most backwards state ever. I've lived here for 5 years because my husband's... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
re: re: - 4/2/2009
OMG - stay away from that area! Lived there for 10 years - they still hate yankees, feel righteous about being christian (Ira), and are mostly just as poorly educated... (read more)
re: The end of the World-Tucson - 8/8/2015
Skippy, you crack me up!!! I have been reading people's thoughts on Tucson for a couple of the very reasons you covered in your statement about the place. First, I'm... (read more)
re: The end of the World-Tucson - 8/8/2015
Skippy, you crack me up!!! I have been reading people's thoughts on Tucson for a couple of the very reasons you covered in your statement about the place. First, I'm... (read more)
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