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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in West Virginia, State, is 6.10%, with job growth of -0.72%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 32.45%.

West Virginia, State Taxes
West Virginia, State,sales tax rate is 6.00%. Income tax is 6.00%.

West Virginia, State Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $23,237, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $41,576.


  ECONOMYWest Virginia, West VirginiaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.10%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  -0.72%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  32.45%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  6.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  6.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $23,237$28,555
  Household Income  $41,576$53,482
  Family Median Income  $52,875$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.79%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  4.34%0.61%
  Construction  6.25%6.19%
  Manufacturing  8.08%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  2.17%2.72%
  Retail trade  12.60%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  3.86%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.72%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  3.02%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.12%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  4.35%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.05%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  3.36%4.27%
  Educational services  9.70%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  16.97%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  1.78%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  7.39%7.44%
  Other services  4.26%4.94%
  Public administration  6.69%4.80%
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