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The unemployment rate in Houghton, Michigan, is 8.50%, with job growth of 3.26%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.00%.

Houghton, Michigan Taxes
Houghton, Michigan,sales tax rate is 6.00%. Income tax is 4.25%.

Houghton, Michigan Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $15,091, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $23,912.

  ECONOMYHoughton, MichiganUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  8.50%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  3.26%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  38.00%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  6.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.25%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $15,091$28,051
  Household Income  $23,912$53,046
  Family Median Income  $46,000$64,585
  Income Less Than 15K  30.35%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  14.37%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  13.09%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  8.75%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  4.91%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  4.96%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  3.06%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  6.77%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  9.37%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  2.40%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  1.98%4.64%
  Management, business, finance  8.96%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  12.00%5.24%
  Community, social services  0.80%1.66%
  Legal  0.00%1.17%
  Education, library  19.69%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.34%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.45%5.49%
  Healthcare support  0.42%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.22%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  16.87%5.61%
  Building maintenance  2.56%3.97%
  Personal care  4.13%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  18.66%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.67%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  4.16%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  3.07%12.10%

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