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Home / United States  /  Virginia / No Metro Area / Galax city County / Cities / Zip Codes


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The unemployment rate in Galax city County, Virginia, is 6.10%, with job growth of 1.79%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.50%.

Galax city County, Virginia Taxes
Galax city County, Virginia,sales tax rate is 5.30%. Income tax is 5.75%.

Galax city County, Virginia Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $20,039, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $24,059.

  ECONOMYGalax city, VirginiaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.10%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  1.79%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  37.50%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  5.30%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.75%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $20,039$28,051
  Household Income  $24,059$53,046
  Family Median Income  $39,208$64,585
  Income Less Than 15K  27.97%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  15.41%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  12.97%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  9.60%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  8.05%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  4.50%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  6.23%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  8.65%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  5.25%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  0.00%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  1.37%4.64%
  Management, business, finance  9.41%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  0.54%5.24%
  Community, social services  1.29%1.66%
  Legal  1.43%1.17%
  Education, library  6.12%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  0.54%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  9.59%5.49%
  Healthcare support  1.97%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  0.75%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  5.79%5.61%
  Building maintenance  3.43%3.97%
  Personal care  8.48%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  20.42%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.00%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  9.30%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  20.96%12.10%

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