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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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  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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  7/7/2017
Both a wonderful and a terrible place to live

I lived in Austin for 8 years. I grew up in Houston, spent several years living in Denver, Colorado and now live in San Diego, CA for the last 2. After living in San... (Read More)

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  4/25/2017
Nicest people on earth...

I moved to Austin almost 3 years ago from Los Angeles, CA. I had lived (miserably) in Portland, OR for 7 of the longest, dreariest, coldest, rainiest years of my life... (Read More)

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