Carlsbad, California 

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Economy in Carlsbad, California

Carlsbad has an unemployment rate of 3.1%. The US average is 3.9%.

Carlsbad has seen the job market increase by 1.4% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.3%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Carlsbad
- The Sales Tax Rate for Carlsbad is 7.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Carlsbad 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 Carlsbad
- The average income of a Carlsbad resident is $44,305 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Carlsbad resident is $87,416 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYCarlsbad, CaliforniaUnited States
  3.4%3.7%
  1.4%1.6%
  34.3%33.5%
  7.8%6.2%
  8.0%4.6%
  $52,560$31,177
  $102,722$57,652
  $121,005$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.5%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  4.1%6.2%
  12.0%10.4%
  4.2%2.7%
  9.6%11.6%
  1.9%4.1%
  0.9%0.9%
  2.5%2.1%
  5.7%4.7%
  3.8%1.9%
  15.1%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.3%4.3%
  8.8%9.3%
  9.3%13.8%
  3.3%2.2%
  6.1%7.4%
  4.1%4.9%
  3.8%4.8%
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    Reviews for Carlsbad    36 Reviews
    Overrated - 6/18/2020
    This is the worst place I've ever lived and I've lived in hundreds of places. The weather is horrible. One day it's hot the next day it's cold. You can't even keep your... Read More

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    We're Never Leaving - 5/16/2020
    We have lived here for 13 years and raised 3 kids in a great family-friendly area. Great weather, no crime, beautiful beaches, and lagoon, not densely populated. Along... Read More

    Carlsbad Rocks - 4/19/2020
    We have been in Carlsbad for three years, and we could not be happier with our choice. The weather is perfect--all year. In the LaCosta area where we live there is a... Read More


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