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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Denver, Colorado, is 5.80%, with job growth of 2.96%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 40.10%.

Denver, Colorado Taxes
Denver, Colorado,sales tax rate is 7.62%. Income tax is 4.77%.

Denver, Colorado Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $32,597, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $49,091.

  ECONOMYDenver, ColoradoUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.80%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  2.96%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  40.10%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  7.62%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.77%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $32,597$28,051
  Household Income  $49,091$53,046
  Family Median Income  $62,473$64,585
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  15.23%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  5.46%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  10.74%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.36%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  8.91%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  7.57%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  9.22%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  11.25%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  10.96%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  4.84%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  5.47%4.64%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  17.07%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  7.02%5.24%
  Community, social services  1.84%1.66%
  Legal  2.55%1.17%
  Education, library  5.37%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  3.10%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.18%5.49%
  Healthcare support  1.55%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.63%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  7.13%5.61%
  Building maintenance  4.44%3.97%
  Personal care  3.08%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  23.74%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.19%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  7.65%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  8.47%12.10%
  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
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Have you lived in any American cities other than Denver? I am afraid Denver is not that qualitatively different from other major American cities.... (read more)
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I live in Florida, but grew up in Denver. I miss the clean air and fresh water in Denver. There is no place like home. ... (read more)
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Cities are big places and I understand the mixed reviews...a lot depends on what neighborhood you select, where you work, your interests, etc. I'm writing because of... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
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Have you lived in any American cities other than Denver? I am afraid Denver is not that qualitatively different from other major American cities.... (read more)
re: re: - 6/25/2008
I live in Florida, but grew up in Denver. I miss the clean air and fresh water in Denver. There is no place like home. ... (read more)
re: re: - 6/25/2008
Cities are big places and I understand the mixed reviews...a lot depends on what neighborhood you select, where you work, your interests, etc. I'm writing because of... (read more)
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