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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Fort Wayne, Indiana, is 4.60%, with job growth of 3.00%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 41.41%.

Fort Wayne, Indiana Taxes
Fort Wayne, Indiana,sales tax rate is 7.00%. Income tax is 4.30%.

Fort Wayne, Indiana Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $23,607, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $43,994.

  ECONOMYFort Wayne, IndianaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.60%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  3.00%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  41.41%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.30%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $23,607$28,555
  Household Income  $43,994$53,482
  Family Median Income  $55,144$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  14.47%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  6.02%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  12.68%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  12.05%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  10.84%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.86%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  10.48%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  11.37%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  8.90%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  2.12%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  2.20%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  0.00%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  0.00%5.34%
  Community, social services  4.08%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  4.08%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.00%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  0.00%5.67%
  Healthcare support  0.00%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.04%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  0.00%5.76%
  Building maintenance  2.04%4.01%
  Personal care  0.00%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  46.94%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.00%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  10.20%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  30.61%12.09%

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  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
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In my search for the best place to live I found Fort Wayne. I am an african lady and I do braids, african braids. I hear that there is no african hair braiding shop in... (read more)
At least it changes all the time
Fort Wayne has a lot of cloudy humid days but just when you start to get sick of the bad day an almost perfect weather day will slip in to help make up of the... (read more)
Gray, gray, gray
No one lives in Fort Wayne for the weather. Winters are the worst - not cold or snowy enough to be recreational - just chilly, wet and... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Great Place to live.
I got out of the Navy in 2003 and moved to Fort Wayne. I was a MN native and my wife was a VA native. We both within a couple years fell in love with the city. It has... (read more)
My thoughts after 6 years in Fort Wayne
After living in Fort Wayne for 6 years, and now just recently moving off to Indy, one of the largest things I've noticed so far is the change in traffic patterns. I... (read more)
born and raised
I left Fort wayne when I was 18 and have lived in arizona for 33 yrs.I wish now I would have raised my kids in Fort Wayne.In Phoenix you have non-stop traffic, crime,Air... (read more)
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