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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
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.20%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.18%0.61%
  Construction  4.00%6.19%
  Manufacturing  14.33%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.69%2.72%
  Retail trade  12.60%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  4.38%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.48%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  4.37%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.21%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  3.70%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.57%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  3.62%4.27%
  Educational services  9.48%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  15.37%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  0.70%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  10.83%7.44%
  Other services  4.67%4.94%
  Public administration  4.37%4.80%
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