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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Tucson, Arizona, is 6.10%, with job growth of 0.89%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 35.68%.

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 $20,437, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $37,149.

  ECONOMYTucson, ArizonaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.10%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  0.89%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  35.68%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.10%6.00%
  Income Taxes  3.36%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $20,437$28,555
  Household Income  $37,149$53,482
  Family Median Income  $46,948$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  19.99%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  7.20%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  14.19%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  11.74%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  10.00%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  7.56%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  8.83%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  9.10%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  8.05%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  2.12%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  1.22%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  3.33%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  0.00%5.34%
  Community, social services  0.00%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  16.67%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.67%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  0.00%5.67%
  Healthcare support  10.00%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  6.67%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  0.00%5.76%
  Building maintenance  0.00%4.01%
  Personal care  0.00%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  20.00%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  20.00%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  18.33%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  3.33%12.09%

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  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
Anti-Growth & Anti-Jobs
Tucson's problem and the reason that it will not be on anyone's 'places to be list' for decades is that it has shunned growth and jobs for so long that it will take... (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
  
Warning - Cowtown Camouflaged as Up and Coming Cit
Tucson is still in the Great Recession / Depression that started in 2008. Home prices have gone nowhere for the most part and the city has fallen apart. It can't afford... (read more)
Stupid Tucson - Caught with its pants down
Tucson has had how many years to figure itself out and get itself on the right track or any sort of track? Something like 300 years, right? Tucson is one of the oldest,... (read more)
Agree with Criticisms about Tucson - Most Inept Lo
Haved lived in Tucson on and off for 50 years. The place is still the same do-nothing, going-nowhere cowtown that it always was. Am always thrilled when my job allows me... (read more)
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