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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Boulder, Colorado
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ECONOMY COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Household income in Colorado Springs, is 7% less than it is in Boulder and 1% above the National Average.
ECONOMY
 Colorado Springs, COBoulder, COUnited States
 Unemployment Rate4.50%3.30%5.20%
 Recent Job Growth1.40%0.78%1.59%
 Future Job Growth38.30%38.26%37.98%
 Sales Taxes8.25%8.85%6.00%
 Income Taxes4.63%4.63%4.60%
 Income per Cap.$29,355$37,406$28,555
 Household Income$54,228$58,062$53,482
 Family Median Income$68,580$102,623$65,443
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 EST. HOUSEHOLDS BY INCOME
 Colorado Springs, COBoulder, COUnited States
 Income Less Than 15K10.84%16.14%12.55%
 Income between 15K and 20K5.23%5.66%5.36%
 Income between 20K and 30K10.44%8.44%10.42%
 Income between 30K and 40K9.94%8.14%9.80%
 Income between 40K and 50K9.40%6.81%8.80%
 Income between 50K and 60K8.51%5.92%7.90%
 Income between 60K and 75K10.25%8.30%9.93%
 Income between 75K and 100K12.45%10.59%12.16%
 Income between 100K and 150K13.83%13.47%13.01%
 Income between 150K and 200K5.23%6.97%5.04%
 Income greater than 200K3.89%9.57%5.03%
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 POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
 Colorado Springs, COBoulder, COUnited States
 Management, business, finance16.27%18.35%14.54%
 Engineering, computers, science7.49%13.78%5.34%
 Community, social services2.06%1.82%1.67%
 Legal0.80%2.04%1.16%
 Education, library6.19%11.42%6.13%
 Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment2.25%4.72%1.91%
 Healthcare practitioners and technology5.15%3.79%5.67%
 Healthcare support2.90%1.23%2.51%
 Firefighters, law enforcement2.24%0.85%2.23%
 Food preparation, serving6.69%8.81%5.76%
 Building maintenance3.65%1.61%4.01%
 Personal care3.65%4.54%3.65%
 Sales, office, administrative support24.46%19.68%24.36%
 Farming, fishing, forestry0.14%0.11%0.73%
 Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair7.65%2.77%8.24%
 Production, transportation, material moving8.41%4.49%12.09%

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