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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Somerville, Massachusetts, is 3.00%, with job growth of 1.26%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.51%.

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

Somerville, Massachusetts Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $36,229, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $66,866.


  ECONOMYSomerville, MassachusettsUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  3.00%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.26%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  39.51%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  6.25%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.10%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $36,229$28,555
  Household Income  $66,866$53,482
  Family Median Income  $74,971$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  0.00%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  0.00%5.34%
  Community, social services  0.00%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  0.00%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  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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  11/17/2011
Ready to move on...but where?

I've lived in Somerville/Cambridge for 10 years, the last 4.5 with my husband in Spring Hill. It really is a great place to live if you are in your 20s & 30s: it is... (Read More)

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  9/30/2008
Not too bad a place to live

Living in Somerville is OK. I'm not a 'city' person and I would rather be out in the country some place, but it's not too bad here. I'm in my early 50s and own a house.... (Read More)

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  2/8/2008
Davis Square

we are midwest transplants to the Boston area and lucked out by finding this great little neighborhood - right on the train line, little stores and good community - we... (Read More)

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