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Economy in North Carolina

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EconomyNorth Carolina, NCUnited States
Unemployment Rate10.00%8.60%
Recent Job Growth0.87%0.35%
Future Job Growth31.74%32.10%
Sales Taxes4.75%5.00%
Income Taxes7.00%4.70%
Income per Cap.$24,261$26,154
Household Income$46,863$50,935
ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Income Less Than 15K13.26%12.37%
Income between 15K and 25K11.35%10.53%
Income between 25K and 35K12.03%10.88%
Income between 35K and 50K16.80%15.37%
Income between 50K and 75K21.04%20.14%
Income between 75K and 100K11.45%12.41%
Income between 100K and 150K9.13%11.27%
Income between 150K and 250K3.55%5.01%
Income between 250K and 500K1.27%1.86%
Income greater than 500K0.11%0.16%
POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
Management, Business, and Financial Operations13.37%14.04%
Professional and Related Occupations19.71%20.61%
Service12.96%14.45%
Sales and Office25.03%26.75%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry0.70%0.70%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance10.88%9.42%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving17.34%14.05%


Median Household Income

The unemployment rate in North Carolina, NC, is 10.00%, with job growth of 0.87%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.74%.

North Carolina, NC Taxes

North Carolina, NC,sales tax rate is 4.75%. Income tax is 7.00%.

North Carolina, NC Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $24,261, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $46,863.


North Carolina Economy SperlingViews

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