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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Arcata, California, is 5.20%, with job growth of 0.94%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 36.68%.

Arcata, California Taxes
Arcata, California,sales tax rate is 8.75%. Income tax is 8.00%.

Arcata, California Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $18,681, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $30,244.

  ECONOMYArcata, CaliforniaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.20%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  0.94%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  36.68%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.75%6.00%
  Income Taxes  8.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $18,681$28,555
  Household Income  $30,244$53,482
  Family Median Income  $45,728$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  26.85%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  8.68%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  14.06%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.99%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  8.66%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.13%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  5.82%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  7.07%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  6.41%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  2.06%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  1.28%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  10.46%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  7.91%5.34%
  Community, social services  1.47%1.67%
  Legal  0.40%1.16%
  Education, library  11.03%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  3.24%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.65%5.67%
  Healthcare support  1.91%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.48%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  12.66%5.76%
  Building maintenance  3.93%4.01%
  Personal care  6.29%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  21.95%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.59%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  4.68%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  6.38%12.09%

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behind the redwood curtain
when they say behind the redwood curtain they mean it, it took a lot longer for the whole recession thing to hit here and I don't think it hit nearly as bad as other... (read more)
Humboldt's best town
I've lived in Humboldt for over 30 yrs and know all the areas well. Arcata is the jewel of Humboldt due to having a university and many liberal creative people. There is... (read more)
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Humboldt's best town
I've lived in Humboldt for over 30 yrs and know all the areas well. Arcata is the jewel of Humboldt due to having a university and many liberal creative people. There is... (read more)
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