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Austin, TX vs Los Angeles, CA

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Highlights
- Household income in Los Angeles, is 14% less than it is in Austin and is 6% below the National Average.
- Austin unemployment rate is 5.1%.
- Los Angeles unemployment rate is 10.6%.


Economy
 Austin, TXLos Angeles, CAUnited States
 5.1%10.6%6.0%
 3.5%0.7%1.6%
 47.0%34.6%33.5%
 8.3%9.5%6.2%
 0.0%8.0%4.6%
     $37,888$31,563$31,177
 $63,717$54,501$57,652
 $82,020$61,092$70,850
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 Est. Households By Income
 Austin, TXLos Angeles, CAUnited States
 9.9%13.8%11.5%
 3.3%5.4%4.8%
 8.7%10.2%9.7%
 8.7%9.1%9.3%
 8.5%8.0%8.5%
 7.8%6.9%7.7%
 10.5%8.9%9.9%
 12.2%10.7%12.3%
 15.1%12.8%14.1%
 6.6%5.9%5.8%
 8.7%8.3%6.3%
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 Population By Occupation
 Austin, TXLos Angeles, CAUnited States
 18.8%14.3%15.1%
 10.2%4.2%5.6%
 1.6%1.4%1.7%
 1.9%1.7%1.1%
 6.7%4.7%6.0%
 4.0%6.6%2.0%
 4.5%4.3%5.9%
 1.6%1.8%2.4%
 1.1%1.6%2.2%
 6.5%6.4%5.8%
 3.7%5.7%3.9%
 3.1%5.2%3.7%
 21.9%22.5%23.5%
 0.1%0.3%0.7%
 7.6%7.5%8.2%
 6.4%11.8%12.2%

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Reviews for Austin    438 Reviews
Moving to a cool city will not make YOU cool - 3/27/2021
I moved to Austin in 2004. The city was low cost, unpretentious and a little dilapidated and rough around the edges. But it was authentic, friendly and alternative. The... Read More

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Awfully suspicious - 1/26/2021
This thread is very fishy. It’s either California libs fleeing their state and trying to ruin another one. Or it’s Texas natives trying to keep said California libs... Read More

Could not pay me to live here - 12/29/2020
Grew up all over Austin now you could not pay me to live there. Where do I start?! Homelessnes is at epidemic proportions. The inept wannabe California city council... Read More

Reviews for Los Angeles    238 Reviews
Great culture, weather, and food, at big costs. - 4/4/2021
Pros: Great culture, food, museums, theater, art, weather, and lots of different ethnic areas if you're willing to drive/sit in traffic to get there. Cons: Insanely... Read More

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Great Place To Stay - 3/14/2021
It's a great place to stay and never leave.... Read More

An amusement park to visit, not a home. - 3/6/2021
I’ve lived in the County for 7 years. Long Beach 3.5 years and Sherman Oaks 3.5 years. Now I’m ready to go! (1) Covid sadly seemed to make homelessness and crime... Read More

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ZIPS IN AUSTIN, TEXAS
78745, 78753, 78741, 78748, 78744, 78704, 78758, 78759, 78749, 78723, 40 total
ZIPS IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA
90011, 91331, 91342, 90044, 91335, 91402, 90003, 90026, 90019, 91343, 108 total

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