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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Spearfish, South Dakota, is 3.90%, with job growth of 2.25%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 40.60%.

Spearfish, South Dakota Taxes
Spearfish, South Dakota,sales tax rate is 6.00%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Spearfish, South Dakota Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $27,536, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $37,500.

  ECONOMYSpearfish, South DakotaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  3.90%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  2.25%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  40.60%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  6.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $27,536$28,051
  Household Income  $37,500$53,046
  Family Median Income  $59,665$64,585
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  22.48%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  6.50%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  12.53%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  11.77%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  8.47%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  6.91%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  7.16%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  9.84%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  9.45%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  2.15%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  2.73%4.64%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  11.40%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  3.36%5.24%
  Community, social services  1.16%1.66%
  Legal  1.07%1.17%
  Education, library  7.32%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.85%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.49%5.49%
  Healthcare support  3.33%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.67%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  10.59%5.61%
  Building maintenance  4.75%3.97%
  Personal care  5.00%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  25.49%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  1.16%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  9.25%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  7.12%12.10%
  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
re: Lovely but expensive - 3/22/2007
Could you possibly tell me about the flood of 2008? Could you tell me where to stay away from as far as neighborhoods etc... if looking to move there? I would like to... (read more)
Lovely but expensive
Spearfish is beautiful but there is very little job opportunity. As a result those people who want to advance in their career should avoid Spearfish. On the other hand... (read more)
No Jobs/low wages But...Beautiful & safe!
I've been in the black Hills since 1994 and,recently moved to the east side of the state, Sioux Falls to be exact. Spearfish, is a very nice & beautiful community but,... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
No Jobs/low wages But...Beautiful & safe!
I've been in the black Hills since 1994 and,recently moved to the east side of the state, Sioux Falls to be exact. Spearfish, is a very nice & beautiful community but,... (read more)
Summers are great
The weather is perfect for outdoor... (read more)
Beautiful City
I lived in Spearfish from 05/1994 to 07/1999. Spearfish is a gorgeous town to live in. Spearfish is nestled on the outskirts of the beautiful Black Hills. The Black... (read more)
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