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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Austin, Texas, is 2.90%, with job growth of 3.02%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 43.13%.

Austin, Texas Taxes
Austin, Texas,sales tax rate is 8.25%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Austin, Texas Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $32,672, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $55,216.

  ECONOMYAustin, TexasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  2.90%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  3.02%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  43.13%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.25%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $32,672$28,555
  Household Income  $55,216$53,482
  Family Median Income  $71,230$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  12.27%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  4.49%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  9.56%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.27%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.02%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  7.60%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  10.02%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  11.86%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  13.22%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  5.41%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  6.27%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  17.66%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  9.47%5.34%
  Community, social services  1.66%1.67%
  Legal  1.93%1.16%
  Education, library  7.20%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  3.68%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.20%5.67%
  Healthcare support  1.67%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.27%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  7.23%5.76%
  Building maintenance  4.09%4.01%
  Personal care  3.53%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  22.41%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.11%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  7.86%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  6.05%12.09%

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  3/15/2017
Get some perspective, people

Wow. Like lots of other rating sites, it seems on this one there are some commenters who really relish complaining and whining for paragraph after paragraph. ... (Read More)

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  3/11/2017
Austin...sucks

I've lived here ten years now. I'm gonna keep this simple and just use simple words to describe Austin...Crowded, HOT, humid, taxes, no middle class, $36000 poverty... (Read More)

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  10/24/2016
You MUST be a walking stereotype-and a Texan

Sighs....where to begin.....I've spent time in 46 states and a few other countries. Bi-racial, son of immigrants. I've NEVER encountered so many stereotypical people IN... (Read More)

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