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The unemployment rate in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, is 5.50%, with job growth of 2.25%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.00%.

Chapel Hill, North Carolina Taxes
Chapel Hill, North Carolina,sales tax rate is 7.50%. Income tax is 5.75%.

Chapel Hill, North Carolina Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $36,928, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $62,620.

  ECONOMYChapel Hill, North CarolinaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  5.50%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  2.25%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  39.00%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.50%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.75%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $36,928$28,555
  Household Income  $62,620$53,482
  Family Median Income  $112,977$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.23%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.02%0.61%
  Construction  2.24%6.19%
  Manufacturing  3.85%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  1.70%2.72%
  Retail trade  8.69%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  0.66%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  2.43%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  3.36%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  2.46%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  10.73%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.00%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  2.03%4.27%
  Educational services  30.37%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  15.15%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  2.77%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  7.46%7.44%
  Other services  3.58%4.94%
  Public administration  2.12%4.80%
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Bert's take on Durham Metro Area

I am not sure if Bert has actually been to the Triangle, but for starters, Durham, as Chapel Hill residents know and envy, is and has been for 5 yrs now a vibrant... (Read More)



cooler summer in hills nearby?

someone told me they live in the hills/mountains right near chapel hill, and the summers are much cooler there, while the town itself is easily accessible. is this... (Read More)



good place to send your kid to college?

thank you for your posts about Chapel Hill. What I've read on this site precludes my son from applying to go to college here. he won't apply. My son was applying to... (Read More)



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