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The unemployment rate in Alabama, State, is 6.50%, with job growth of 0.04%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 33.59%.

Alabama, State Taxes
Alabama, State,sales tax rate is 9.00%. Income tax is 5.00%.

Alabama, State Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $23,936, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $43,511.

  ECONOMYAlabama, AlabamaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.50%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  0.04%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  33.59%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  9.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $23,936$28,555
  Household Income  $43,511$53,482
  Family Median Income  $54,724$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  1.18%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.51%0.61%
  Construction  6.44%6.19%
  Manufacturing  13.90%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.51%2.72%
  Retail trade  12.05%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  3.67%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.71%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  4.15%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.41%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  5.37%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.04%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  3.85%4.27%
  Educational services  9.16%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  13.35%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  1.20%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  7.06%7.44%
  Other services  5.24%4.94%
  Public administration  5.69%4.80%
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Sweet Home Alabama

My husband and I have lived in Memphis for the last 14 years. Believe me, anyplace is better to live than Memphis. These poor folks are stuck in a Civil Rights bubble... (Read More)



Thinking of moving to Foley

Can anyone tell me about the services available to senior citizens in Foley. example: if I move there now, I am 67. If I stay and eventually stop driving are there... (Read More)



Hot and Humid Summers - Mild Winters

Alabama summers are stiflingly bright, hot and humid. Heaven help you if you don't have AC in your car. Alabama is a great place to live if your interests are in... (Read More)



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