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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Grand Junction, Colorado, is 7.40%, with job growth of -1.37%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 29.86%.

Grand Junction, Colorado Taxes
Grand Junction, Colorado,sales tax rate is 7.65%. Income tax is 4.63%.

Grand Junction, Colorado Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $25,899, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $44,887.


  ECONOMYGrand Junction, ColoradoUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  7.40%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  -1.37%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  29.86%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.65%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.63%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $25,899$28,555
  Household Income  $44,887$53,482
  Family Median Income  $60,150$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  13.33%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  3.50%5.34%
  Community, social services  1.43%1.67%
  Legal  0.60%1.16%
  Education, library  6.52%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.14%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.84%5.67%
  Healthcare support  3.38%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.88%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  5.24%5.76%
  Building maintenance  3.19%4.01%
  Personal care  4.25%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  28.19%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.11%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  9.73%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  10.66%12.09%

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  5/9/2017
Terrible job market

Everything else about Junction is great but you can't make money here. I've been working as a Production Manager 6 years, IT Technician 4 years, System Administrator 4... (Read More)

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  3/18/2017
Just starting out

Recently interviewed for an assistant professor position at Colorado Mesa University. Wonderful faculty and administration and the program I am interested in joining is... (Read More)

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  7/19/2016
Best places to live - Grand Junction, CO

Grand Junction is getting set to see double digit growth in the next 5 years. If you are looking for an extremely nice, family centric area, this is the place for you.... (Read More)

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