Arcata, California 

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Economy in Arcata, California

Arcata has an unemployment rate of 3.6%. The US average is 3.9%.

Arcata has seen the job market increase by 0.9% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.3%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Arcata
- The Sales Tax Rate for Arcata is 8.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Arcata is 9.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
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Income and Salaries for Arcata
- The average income of a Arcata resident is $18,681 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Arcata resident is $30,244 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYArcata, CaliforniaUnited States
  4.0%3.7%
  0.9%1.6%
  31.3%33.5%
  7.8%6.2%
  8.0%4.6%
  $21,898$31,177
  $30,866$57,652
  $48,304$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  2.4%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  3.0%6.2%
  3.8%10.4%
  2.2%2.7%
  13.3%11.6%
  1.2%4.1%
  0.2%0.9%
  2.0%2.1%
  1.0%4.7%
  2.3%1.9%
  7.7%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  2.3%4.3%
  22.4%9.3%
  13.6%13.8%
  4.1%2.2%
  13.3%7.4%
  2.6%4.9%
  2.6%4.8%
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    Reviews for Arcata    16 Reviews
    Cold, cloudy, wet, remote - 5/29/2017
    It takes a special set of preferences to select Arcata. Is this you? - You love clouds and fog. You are happy if you see the sun maybe 10-20 times a year. - Chilly... Read More

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    Humboldt's best town - 9/16/2014
    I've lived in Humboldt for over 30 yrs and know all the areas well. Arcata is the jewel of Humboldt due to having a university and many liberal creative people. There is... Read More

    comments - 8/21/2013
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    95521 95549

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