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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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  7/29/2009
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,...

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  6/26/2008
About living in Lowell

We are in a quiet neighbor hood with modtly elderly people on our street, I have always lived in this city and I wouldn't change for any place in the U.S.A I love the...

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  12/17/2007
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...

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