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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Sumter, South Carolina, is 6.20%, with job growth of 0.75%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 35.30%.

Sumter, South Carolina Taxes
Sumter, South Carolina,sales tax rate is 8.00%. Income tax is 7.00%.

Sumter, South Carolina Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $22,141, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $39,072.


  ECONOMYSumter, South CarolinaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.20%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  0.75%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  35.30%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  7.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $22,141$28,555
  Household Income  $39,072$53,482
  Family Median Income  $47,764$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  11.57%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  4.79%5.34%
  Community, social services  2.28%1.67%
  Legal  2.19%1.16%
  Education, library  7.37%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.48%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.72%5.67%
  Healthcare support  3.29%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  3.16%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  6.17%5.76%
  Building maintenance  4.71%4.01%
  Personal care  3.64%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  23.50%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.26%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  6.73%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  14.14%12.09%

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  8/29/2016
Could be worse

Sumter could be worse, but I have yet to find it. I lived there from 99-16. Forced because I didn't want my children to be without their father. Worst place I have... (Read More)

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  11/29/2011
Great place for families

We are a transplanted military family who always intended on retiring in Florida when we retired from the Air Force. We enjoy the small town feeling of Sumter and have... (Read More)

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  11/16/2011
We are proud to call Sumter, South Carolina our ho

My husband and I have been stationed here for over 6 years now and? we love it. We enjoy the outdoors so there's always something to do around the area. It's the only... (Read More)

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