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The unemployment rate in Detroit, Michigan, is 11.60%, with job growth of 1.23%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 30.87%.

Detroit, Michigan Taxes
Detroit, Michigan,sales tax rate is 6.00%. Income tax is 6.75%.

Detroit, Michigan Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $14,984, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $26,095.

  ECONOMYDetroit, MichiganUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  11.60%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.23%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  30.87%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  6.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  6.75%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $14,984$28,555
  Household Income  $26,095$53,482
  Family Median Income  $31,566$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.36%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.01%0.61%
  Construction  3.57%6.19%
  Manufacturing  13.63%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  1.68%2.72%
  Retail trade  10.28%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  4.61%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.80%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  3.28%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.55%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  3.19%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.04%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  8.18%4.27%
  Educational services  6.80%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  18.04%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  2.70%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  9.25%7.44%
  Other services  5.32%4.94%
  Public administration  4.50%4.80%


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