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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Lowell, Massachusetts, is 5.60%, with job growth of 1.65%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.71%.

Lowell, Massachusetts Taxes
Lowell, Massachusetts,sales tax rate is 6.25%. Income tax is 5.10%.

Lowell, Massachusetts Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $23,046, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $49,164.

  ECONOMYLowell, MassachusettsUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.60%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.65%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  37.71%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  6.25%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.10%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $23,046$28,555
  Household Income  $49,164$53,482
  Family Median Income  $57,262$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  16.65%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  6.00%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  10.64%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  9.39%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  8.12%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.92%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  9.97%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  12.48%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  11.07%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  4.49%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  2.29%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  44.13%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  14.53%5.34%
  Community, social services  12.29%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  6.70%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.00%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  22.35%5.67%
  Healthcare support  0.00%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  0.00%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  0.00%5.76%
  Building maintenance  0.00%4.01%
  Personal care  0.00%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  0.00%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.00%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  0.00%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  0.00%12.09%

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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
traffic, double parking, crime, drugs, etc.....
Lowell... what a city! Remember to read the plaques on each sewer reminding our residents not to wash your daily garbage down the gutters. Remember, here in Lowell,... (read more)
Changing
Many parts of Middlesex county have become incredibly congested and overcrowded in recent years due to immigration. Some white flight taking place in Lowell, though... (read more)
Immigrant City
Always has been an immigrant city. However with the influx of Asians came with them numerous street... (read more)
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