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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
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.20%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.40%0.61%
  Construction  7.05%6.19%
  Manufacturing  7.12%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  1.88%2.72%
  Retail trade  10.28%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  2.16%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  2.98%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  4.34%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  2.87%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  11.84%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.10%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  4.61%4.27%
  Educational services  10.94%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  9.77%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  2.25%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  9.28%7.44%
  Other services  5.41%4.94%
  Public administration  5.94%4.80%
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  2/11/2018
Smug town

Austin is overrated. People here are so smug about the city's reputation they don't see it's average at best. They are more interested in how food looks than in how it... (Read More)

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  2/10/2018
Great for business, musicians

Great for business. I’ve been here 5 years and we have set ourselves up with a great real estate investment. Great for musicians and down town types. Outdoorsmen not so... (Read More)

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  9/19/2017
Been here enough times to write a review

I enjoy Austin compared to other cities I've lived in and visited. I can safely say I like it better than Denver, Minneapolis, San Francisco in terms of weather and vibe... (Read More)

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