Surprise, Arizona 

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Economy in Surprise, Arizona

Surprise has an unemployment rate of 6.7%. The US average is 6.0%.

Surprise has seen the job market increase by 3.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 47.6%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Surprise
- The Sales Tax Rate for Surprise is 8.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Surprise is 4.2%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Surprise
- The average income of a Surprise resident is $25,609 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Surprise resident is $59,094 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYSurprise, ArizonaUnited States
  6.7%6.0%
  -2.0%-6.2%
  47.6%33.5%
  8.5%6.2%
  3.4%4.6%
  $28,388$31,177
  $62,927$57,652
  $71,786$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  0.4%0.6%
  5.0%6.2%
  5.0%10.4%
  3.2%2.7%
  13.9%11.6%
  3.8%4.1%
  1.3%0.9%
  1.9%2.1%
  8.1%4.7%
  2.5%1.9%
  4.1%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  5.4%4.3%
  9.7%9.3%
  15.4%13.8%
  2.1%2.2%
  5.4%7.4%
  5.9%4.9%
  6.6%4.8%
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    Reviews for Surprise    51 Reviews
    Wouldn't live anywhere else! - 8/25/2020
    I am an Arizona native - 55 years - and have lived in Surprise since 2003. I wouldn't live anywhere else! I have watched this place grow and prosper. It is very family... Read More

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    Surprise Law Enforcement - 11/2/2014
    The city of surprise is a beautiful place. It would not be a good place to live however. They have a young eager police force. You are taking a BIG risk driving... Read More

    Low Crime Rate, Newer modernized city - 10/24/2014
    Although i absolutely despise the summers in Arizona, I live in a city with about 100,000 people. Everyone is friendly, the community's are safe, the schools are good... Read More


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