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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Texas, Texas, is 4.80%, with job growth of 1.10%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.40%.

Texas, Texas Taxes
Texas, Texas,sales tax rate is 8.25%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Texas, Texas Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $26,513, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $52,576.

  ECONOMYTexas, TexasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.80%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.10%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  37.40%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.25%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $26,513$28,555
  Household Income  $52,576$53,482
  Family Median Income  $61,958$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  12.56%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  5.39%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  10.70%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  10.08%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  8.89%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  7.95%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  9.83%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  11.76%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  12.88%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  4.97%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  5.00%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  14.33%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  5.21%5.34%
  Community, social services  1.38%1.67%
  Legal  1.04%1.16%
  Education, library  6.42%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.52%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.98%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.34%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.32%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  5.59%5.76%
  Building maintenance  4.23%4.01%
  Personal care  3.28%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  24.59%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.51%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  10.43%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  11.82%12.09%

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  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
Texas, a great place to grow business
Texas is a growing and bustling place to do business! ... (read more)

re: RELOCATE TO TEXAS?? Good Idea or Not - 10/24/2
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RELOCATE TO TEXAS?? Good Idea or Not
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
re: Houston really and truly sucks - 1/2/2007
Houston sucks, period. End of discussion. There isn’t a single redeeming factor that could cause me to reconsider my opinion. Houston is, in the parlance of a more... (read more)
re: Especially for Sabra in Arlington, TX - 6/4/20
You sir, are scary horny. ... (read more)
re: Texas is not a great place to live. - 8/17/201
Robert, you sound like a little sissy who let Texans push you around. I grew up in Texas in the 80's and 90's and I always played outside, road my bike miles down the... (read more)
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