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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Dallas, Texas, is 3.90%, with job growth of 3.09%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 42.29%.

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

Dallas, Texas Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $27,917, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $43,359.


  ECONOMYDallas, TexasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  3.90%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  3.09%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  42.29%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.25%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $27,917$28,555
  Household Income  $43,359$53,482
  Family Median Income  $46,479$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  14.73%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  4.31%5.34%
  Community, social services  1.21%1.67%
  Legal  1.91%1.16%
  Education, library  4.48%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  2.24%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.00%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.36%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.34%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  6.74%5.76%
  Building maintenance  5.96%4.01%
  Personal care  3.29%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  23.38%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.13%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  11.70%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  12.22%12.09%

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  6/29/2016
Good for careers but not much else

I grew up here, moved away for about 10 years and came back due to a career move. I have now been back for over 2 years and cannot say I have ever warmed up to this... (Read More)

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  9/19/2015
Living in Dallas

DFW is okay. Depends on what you like. Great economy and good place for jobs. It's a business town. That's what built it. But like any major metro area after you've done... (Read More)

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  7/3/2015
Dallas Colleges Online- R. Jan LeCroy Center

Distance Learning/ Online Classes have been part of the Colleges of DCCCD since 1972. Dallas Colleges Online is the virtual campus of the colleges. Dallas Colleges... (Read More)

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