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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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  9/16/2014
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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  7/21/2013
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