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The unemployment rate in Tallahassee, Florida, is 5.10%, with job growth of 2.34%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.60%.

Tallahassee, Florida Taxes
Tallahassee, Florida,sales tax rate is 7.50%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Tallahassee, Florida Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $24,200, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $39,649.

  ECONOMYTallahassee, FloridaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.10%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  2.34%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  39.60%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  7.50%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $24,200$28,051
  Household Income  $39,649$53,046
  Family Median Income  $60,579$64,585
  Income Less Than 15K  22.60%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  5.76%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  11.71%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.36%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.98%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  6.45%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  8.30%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  9.48%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  9.06%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  3.14%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  3.18%4.64%
  Management, business, finance  14.80%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  6.49%5.24%
  Community, social services  2.25%1.66%
  Legal  3.02%1.17%
  Education, library  9.41%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  3.04%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.55%5.49%
  Healthcare support  1.31%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.31%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  8.46%5.61%
  Building maintenance  2.91%3.97%
  Personal care  4.14%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  27.01%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.16%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  5.05%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  5.09%12.10%
re: life in leon county - 4/5/2007
I agree with u,its a party place for students,the cost of living is high,the pay is very low,jobs(were are they)utiliy is the highest in the state.And most people don't... (read more)
Tallahassee,Fl College Town
Tallahassee is for people who are retired or college student maybe people with money.I think ,the jobs are not here,they have signs up saying they are hiring but they... (read more)
life in leon county
I do not recommend moving to Tallahassee unless you are a student at one of the major universities. The local community is generally poor, decent jobs are non-existent... (read more)
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re: Tallahassee - 3/15/2013
Mixed feelings, everything is government in Tallahassee. Friendly people and beautiful parks, ecology, and wildlife. But, there is a very entrenched good old boy and... (read more)
Tallahassee is a great place to live. I have lived in a big city before and Tallahassee has more wildlife, and more parks; two things I enjoy. The jobs vary. If you have... (read more)
re: Not enough bang for the buck - 2/5/2011
Tallahassee,an overgrown rural burg, too conservative in everything here, overall education level of populace is not good, lot of religious fundimentalists,doesnt like... (read more)
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