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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Tyler, Texas, is 4.70%, with job growth of 1.60%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.50%.

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

Tyler, Texas Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $27,361, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $42,729.

  ECONOMYTyler, TexasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.70%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  1.60%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  38.50%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  8.25%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $27,361$28,051
  Household Income  $42,729$53,046
  Family Median Income  $57,158$64,585
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  15.51%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  7.05%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  12.95%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  11.73%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.27%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.07%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  7.46%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  10.58%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  9.08%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  3.22%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  5.06%4.64%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  11.22%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  3.49%5.24%
  Community, social services  1.73%1.66%
  Legal  1.42%1.17%
  Education, library  7.11%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.88%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  8.16%5.49%
  Healthcare support  3.24%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.84%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  6.27%5.61%
  Building maintenance  5.29%3.97%
  Personal care  4.34%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  24.53%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.67%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  7.16%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  11.66%12.10%
  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
hot
summers are hot, hot and... (read more)
Tyler Climate
It is hot, but nice for people who don't like long... (read more)
An Acquired Taste
I moved here in Oct '05 and lets just say it was a complete culture shock. I felt like I time warped back to the 1950's. How so .... well the residents still say racial... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Tea Party Hell
I came to Tyler because I was desperate to get out of the city in Dallas. I was attracted because it was a smaller town back in 2000 but it had UT at Tyler and other... (read more)
Great town!
"An Acquired Taste" - Drivel. Tyler is a wonderful town with some really great people, from all walks of life. Every barrel has some bad apples; I for one have never... (read more)
re: Tyler - 9/23/2009
But...how do you LIVE??? where are the jobs?... (read more)
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