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The unemployment rate in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is 7.00%, with job growth of 0.88%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.80%.

Colorado Springs, Colorado Taxes
Colorado Springs, Colorado,sales tax rate is 7.63%. Income tax is 4.63%.

Colorado Springs, Colorado Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $29,064, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $54,351.

  ECONOMYColorado Springs, ColoradoUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  7.00%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  0.88%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  34.80%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  7.63%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.63%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $29,064$28,051
  Household Income  $54,351$53,046
  Family Median Income  $68,796$64,585
  Income Less Than 15K  11.45%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  4.92%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  10.19%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.16%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.09%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.61%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  10.94%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  12.42%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  13.58%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  4.96%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  3.70%4.64%
  Management, business, finance  15.91%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  7.91%5.24%
  Community, social services  1.95%1.66%
  Legal  0.85%1.17%
  Education, library  6.39%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.26%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.04%5.49%
  Healthcare support  2.53%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.37%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  6.71%5.61%
  Building maintenance  3.61%3.97%
  Personal care  3.40%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  24.73%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.18%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  7.86%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  8.31%12.10%


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