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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Mississippi, Mississippi, is 6.80%, with job growth of 3.02%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.23%.

Mississippi, Mississippi Taxes
Mississippi, Mississippi,sales tax rate is 7.00%. Income tax is 5.00%.

Mississippi, Mississippi Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $20,956, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $39,464.

  ECONOMYMississippi, MississippiUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.80%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  3.02%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  39.23%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $20,956$28,555
  Household Income  $39,464$53,482
  Family Median Income  $49,125$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  19.09%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  7.47%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  12.85%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  11.12%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.16%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  7.84%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  9.15%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  10.02%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  8.64%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  2.49%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  2.19%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  11.23%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  2.86%5.34%
  Community, social services  1.80%1.67%
  Legal  0.85%1.16%
  Education, library  6.67%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.11%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  6.61%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.32%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.60%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  5.47%5.76%
  Building maintenance  3.92%4.01%
  Personal care  3.61%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  23.72%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.93%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  10.34%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  15.97%12.09%

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