Tempe, Arizona 

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Economy in Tempe, Arizona

Tempe has an unemployment rate of 5.4%. The US average is 6.0%.

Tempe 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 49.9%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Tempe
- The Sales Tax Rate for Tempe is 8.1%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Tempe 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 Tempe
- The average income of a Tempe resident is $26,094 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Tempe resident is $48,183 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYTempe, ArizonaUnited States
  5.4%6.0%
  -2.0%-6.2%
  49.9%33.5%
  8.1%6.2%
  3.4%4.6%
  $28,602$31,177
  $51,829$57,652
  $68,822$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  3.9%6.2%
  6.6%10.4%
  2.1%2.7%
  13.0%11.6%
  2.9%4.1%
  0.6%0.9%
  2.5%2.1%
  5.9%4.7%
  2.1%1.9%
  8.7%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  5.9%4.3%
  14.0%9.3%
  9.4%13.8%
  3.3%2.2%
  12.1%7.4%
  3.6%4.9%
  3.0%4.8%
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    Reviews for Tempe    20 Reviews
    Love of Arizona - 6/7/2014
    Lived in Arizona 55 yrs Phoenix /Tempe lost my job and got a offer to keep my job but had to move Fall River MA. I will take the heat over days of cold anytime . January... Read More

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    HOT!!!! - 12/24/2012
    I love the sun, but this area is 110+ from May through November! Each year the hot weather gets hotter and the season gets longer. And it doesn't matter that there is... Read More

    Finally Under 100 degrees - 10/16/2012
    I admit it right up front, I am not a native Arizonian! I just survived my third Arizona summer and I am so relieved it is over. It is now the middle of Oct and finally... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN TEMPE, ARIZONA
    85281 85282 85283 85284

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