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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is 4.50%, with job growth of 1.40%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.30%.

Colorado Springs, Colorado Taxes
Colorado Springs, Colorado,sales tax rate is 8.25%. Income tax is 4.63%.

Colorado Springs, Colorado Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $29,355, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $54,228.


  ECONOMYColorado Springs, ColoradoUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.50%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.40%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  38.30%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.25%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.63%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $29,355$28,555
  Household Income  $54,228$53,482
  Family Median Income  $68,580$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  16.27%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  7.49%5.34%
  Community, social services  2.06%1.67%
  Legal  0.80%1.16%
  Education, library  6.19%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.25%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.15%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.90%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.24%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  6.69%5.76%
  Building maintenance  3.65%4.01%
  Personal care  3.65%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  24.46%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.14%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  7.65%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  8.41%12.09%

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  4/13/2017
Perfect!

I was worried, moving from Los Angeles, that this would be too "small town" for me. If you're from a big city, it does seem small, but it grows on you. The beauty in... (Read More)

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  12/1/2016
Colorado Springs not all change is good 12-2016

My husband and I moved from Tampa, Fl to Colorado Springs in 2002. The city was smaller than Tampa, had less traffic and friendly people. The mountains are beautiful... (Read More)

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  6/19/2016
Good and bad of living in Colorado Springs

The mountains are breathtakingly beautiful. I moved from Georgia to COS in 2015 with a plan of staying here 2-3 years. I just wanted to experience the West. The housing... (Read More)

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