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Economy in North Carolina

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EconomyNorth Carolina, NCUnited States
Unemployment Rate6.00%6.30%
Recent Job Growth1.55%1.18%
Future Job Growth37.10%36.10%
Sales Taxes6.75%6.00%
Income Taxes5.80%4.72%
Income per Cap.$25,285$28,051
Household Income$46,450$53,046
Family Median Income$57,146$64,585
Income Less Than 15K14.60%12.61%
Income between 15K and 20K5.95%5.33%
Income between 20K and 30K11.88%10.57%
Income between 30K and 40K11.16%9.90%
Income between 40K and 50K9.61%8.95%
Income between 50K and 60K8.34%8.08%
Income between 60K and 75K9.96%10.09%
Income between 75K and 100K11.42%12.25%
Income between 100K and 150K10.49%12.82%
Income between 150K and 200K3.44%4.78%
Income greater than 200K3.15%4.64%
Management, business, finance13.80%14.36%
Engineering, computers, science4.79%5.24%
Community, social services1.89%1.66%
Education, library6.46%6.10%
Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment1.59%1.88%
Healthcare practitioners and technology5.90%5.49%
Healthcare support2.77%2.47%
Firefighters, law enforcement2.07%2.24%
Food preparation, serving5.54%5.61%
Building maintenance3.83%3.97%
Personal care2.95%3.54%
Sales, office, administrative support23.96%24.89%
Farming, fishing, forestry0.77%0.73%
Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair9.37%8.56%
Production, transportation, material moving13.48%12.10%

The unemployment rate in North Carolina, NC, is 6.00%, with job growth of 1.55%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.10%.

North Carolina, NC Taxes

North Carolina, NC,sales tax rate is 6.75%. Income tax is 5.80%.

North Carolina, NC Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $25,285, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $46,450.

North Carolina Economy SperlingViews

Manufacturing: Need to see more policy and thrust to manufacturing esp in areas of Science and... (read more)loss of jobs over seas: Why aren't there more jobs coming to New Bern and its surrounding areas such as Carteret, Jones, and Pamilico Counties like any other cities and counties in North... (read more)Don't Move to Raleigh!!!!!: Please don't believe the media hype....Raleigh sucks!! I moved there from the Washington, DC area (big mistake) and it was the worst decision of my life. Not only is it... (read more)Have an opinion about North Carolina? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for North Carolina Click Here