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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Charlotte, North Carolina, is 4.50%, with job growth of 3.50%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 42.49%.

Charlotte, North Carolina Taxes
Charlotte, North Carolina,sales tax rate is 7.25%. Income tax is 5.75%.

Charlotte, North Carolina Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $31,844, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $53,274.

  ECONOMYCharlotte, North CarolinaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.50%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  3.50%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  42.49%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.25%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.75%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $31,844$28,555
  Household Income  $53,274$53,482
  Family Median Income  $64,349$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  12.02%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  4.97%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  10.75%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.25%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.15%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  7.95%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  10.27%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  11.55%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  11.81%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  4.86%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  6.42%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  11.77%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  0.00%5.34%
  Community, social services  0.00%1.67%
  Legal  0.00%1.16%
  Education, library  15.20%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.00%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  1.96%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.94%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.47%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  2.94%5.76%
  Building maintenance  14.71%4.01%
  Personal care  3.92%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  15.69%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  5.39%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  5.39%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  18.63%12.09%

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  10/20/2016
Charlotte "The Best"

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  10/9/2016
Charlotte NC

Beautiful place,nice polite,people in general but not even close to NYC or Long Island as far as fun and excitement goes. Much cheaper to live but can be very slow,ass... (Read More)

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  9/1/2016
Moving from the UK

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