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The unemployment rate in Columbus, Ohio, is 4.20%, with job growth of 1.85%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.51%.

Columbus, Ohio Taxes
Columbus, Ohio,sales tax rate is 7.50%. Income tax is 5.72%.

Columbus, Ohio Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $24,721, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $44,774.

  ECONOMYColumbus, OhioUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.20%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.85%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  39.51%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.50%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.72%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $24,721$28,555
  Household Income  $44,774$53,482
  Family Median Income  $54,492$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.13%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.03%0.61%
  Construction  4.03%6.19%
  Manufacturing  7.41%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.93%2.72%
  Retail trade  12.59%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  4.54%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  2.50%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  8.20%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.58%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  6.45%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.14%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  5.18%4.27%
  Educational services  9.46%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  14.89%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  1.91%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  8.72%7.44%
  Other services  4.13%4.94%
  Public administration  4.51%4.80%
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Not for the individual. Great for herd mentality.

If you move to Columbus for Olive Garden there is something seriously wrong with you..(seems like any good restaurant turned into a chain and quality went downhill)... (Read More)



Awful Stats

I would love to live in Columbus, however the stats on this website are not... (Read More)



Great Place to Raise Kids

I loved living in Columbus. There are tons of activities for children (see the book "Kids Love Columbus). There's a great sense of community and the citizens have good... (Read More)



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