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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
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.15%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.00%0.61%
  Construction  4.97%6.19%
  Manufacturing  16.43%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.08%2.72%
  Retail trade  10.48%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  3.69%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.95%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  3.08%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  0.95%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  6.44%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.06%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  5.40%4.27%
  Educational services  9.27%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  16.61%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  1.33%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  8.83%7.44%
  Other services  4.02%4.94%
  Public administration  3.99%4.80%

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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,... (Read More)

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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... (Read More)

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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... (Read More)

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