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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Wyoming, Wyoming, is 3.60%, with job growth of 2.88%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 42.20%.

Wyoming, Wyoming Taxes
Wyoming, Wyoming,sales tax rate is 6.00%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Wyoming, Wyoming Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $28,858, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $56,573.

  ECONOMYWyoming, WyomingUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  3.60%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  2.88%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  42.20%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  6.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $28,858$28,051
  Household Income  $56,573$53,046
  Family Median Income  $70,013$64,585
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  9.93%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  4.79%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  10.09%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  9.75%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.46%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.77%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  11.16%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  14.43%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  14.64%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  4.14%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  2.85%4.64%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  13.16%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  3.92%5.24%
  Community, social services  1.63%1.66%
  Legal  0.99%1.17%
  Education, library  6.46%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.23%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.19%5.49%
  Healthcare support  2.13%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.97%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  5.70%5.61%
  Building maintenance  4.22%3.97%
  Personal care  3.06%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  22.15%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  1.22%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  15.12%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  12.86%12.10%
  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
Laramie, NO BIG TIME!
This is very true, Laramie is horrible, very cold and windy, short summers, depressing and gloomy little sun, expensive and very limited, I will be here for another two... (read more)
re: Missing Northwestern Wyoming - 3/9/2010
Provided you are a conformist, and can be entertained by seeing the same people day after day after day in the same rinky dink social settings Wyo is for you. It has... (read more)
Missing Northwestern Wyoming
I have lived in various western states and the mid-west. I was blessed to live in Cody, WY for over 12 years and greatly miss it. The people are genuine, friendly and... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Hit or Miss
I am a native Wyomingite and love my home state! It is a state of vast openness, but also vast contrasts. Some of the most beautiful places in America can be found... (read more)
Wyoming as Home
Wyoming is a Republican state. Period. Even if you live in Jackson, the views are conservative and political life rules social life. There are many young people who are... (read more)
re: No Crime! - 2/5/2007
What part of NY are you from-Oyster Bay?? Since when is rifling a car a major crime? A rinky dink incident- if you were in NY, your car would be gone, chopped and on the... (read more)
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