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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Boone, Iowa, is 3.10%, with job growth of 1.41%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.70%.

Boone, Iowa Taxes
Boone, Iowa,sales tax rate is 7.00%. Income tax is 7.95%.

Boone, Iowa Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $22,310, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $44,994.

  ECONOMYBoone, IowaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  3.10%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  1.41%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  39.70%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  7.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  7.95%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $22,310$28,051
  Household Income  $44,994$53,046
  Family Median Income  $58,561$64,585
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  12.04%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  5.88%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  16.05%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  9.31%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  13.79%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.24%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  11.82%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  11.96%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  8.65%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  1.31%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  0.97%4.64%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  11.30%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  3.83%5.24%
  Community, social services  2.22%1.66%
  Legal  0.00%1.17%
  Education, library  4.99%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.20%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.63%5.49%
  Healthcare support  4.38%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  0.86%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  4.42%5.61%
  Building maintenance  4.94%3.97%
  Personal care  3.36%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  25.49%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  1.07%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  10.67%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  16.64%12.10%

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  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
Run...Don't walk!
Lived there 5 years; other than a few railroad employees, everyone I ran into was related to someone in the community. Most are either resistant to change, or have a... (read more)
Run...Don't walk!
Lived there 5 years; other than a few railroad employees, everyone I ran into was related to someone in the community. Most are either resistant to change, or have a... (read more)
Run...Don't walk!
As long as you grew up here, or have a relative who did, you will do just fine. Outsiders...they don't want them! Other than a railroad employee, or two, in 5 years, I... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Run...Don't walk!
As long as you grew up here, or have a relative who did, you will do just fine. Outsiders...they don't want them! Other than a railroad employee, or two, in 5 years, I... (read more)
Boone, Iowa
Small town mid-western living at it's best is the way to describe Boone, Iowa. Centrally located in Iowa; Boone is just minutes from Ames, home to Iowa State... (read more)
A Great Place To Live
Boone, Iowa is a great place to live. Low crime, clean air, good schools, no congestion are all part of the deal. Ames, Iowa (home of Iowa State university with a... (read more)
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