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The unemployment rate in Amherst, Ohio, is 6.00%, with job growth of 0.26%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.53%.

Amherst, Ohio Taxes
Amherst, Ohio,sales tax rate is 6.50%. Income tax is 4.97%.

Amherst, Ohio Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $29,296, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $64,731.

  ECONOMYAmherst, OhioUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.00%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  0.26%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  34.53%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  6.50%6.00%
  Income Taxes  4.97%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $29,296$28,555
  Household Income  $64,731$53,482
  Family Median Income  $75,368$65,443
  Management, business, finance  12.11%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  6.18%5.34%
  Community, social services  0.91%1.67%
  Legal  0.51%1.16%
  Education, library  7.60%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.57%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  8.36%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.07%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  0.98%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  7.98%5.76%
  Building maintenance  2.93%4.01%
  Personal care  3.07%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  26.59%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.13%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  6.88%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  12.13%12.09%


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