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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area, Alabama, is 6.00%, with job growth of -0.35%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 33.30%.

Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area, Alabama Taxes
Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area, Alabama,sales tax rate is 10.00%. Income tax is 6.00%.

Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area, Alabama Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $26,706, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $48,438.


  ECONOMYBirmingham-Hoover, AlabamaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.00%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  -0.35%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  33.30%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  10.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  6.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $26,706$28,555
  Household Income  $48,438$53,482
  Family Median Income  $60,921$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.46%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.78%0.61%
  Construction  6.37%6.19%
  Manufacturing  9.82%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  3.08%2.72%
  Retail trade  11.48%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  3.48%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  2.28%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  6.86%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.60%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  6.12%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.06%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  3.89%4.27%
  Educational services  8.83%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  14.93%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  1.18%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  6.76%7.44%
  Other services  5.67%4.94%
  Public administration  4.18%4.80%

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  7/24/2017
A Good Place to be From

Birmingham, Ala., is a dead man's nowhere town. Do yourself a favor and never come near its dreary, dismal, cultural desolation. If Hell had humidity, they'd call it... (Read More)

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