Arcadia, CA Economy


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Arcadia, California is a vibrant city located in the San Gabriel Valley. It is known for its large shopping mall, Santa Anita Race Track, and many local companies, such as Panda Express, Arcadia Family Medical Center, and Arcadia Public Library. The cost of living in Arcadia is higher than the US average with an average two bedroom rent of $2,470 compared to $1,430 in the US. Grocery Cost Index for Arcadia is also higher at 108 compared to the US average at 100. Despite the higher costs of living, it remains a popular destination due to its quality of life and good local businesses.

Arcadia has an unemployment rate of 7.9%. The US average is 6.0%.

Arcadia has seen the job market increase by 0.7% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 36.5%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Arcadia
- The Sales Tax Rate for Arcadia is 9.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Arcadia is 9.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Arcadia
- The average income of a Arcadia resident is $38,582 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Arcadia resident is $99,588 a year. The US average is $69,021 a year.

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Hi, We live in the city of Los Angeles, a total nightmare for us who lived in Texas for more than 5 years. We have job offers in both Arcadia, CA and in Round Rock  More

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Over 13 years ago

We like a neighborhood which has a lot tree and decent parks. Also, we prefer a place where are convient for restaurant, grocery, shopping mall, and library. Believe or  More

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Over 14 years ago

Arcadia has fairly good weather except for a few extra hot summer days. Rainy weather has been less over the last few years, so a bit of a drought exists. Air quality  More

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