Oakland, California 

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Economy in Oakland, California

Oakland has an unemployment rate of 5.8%. The US average is 5.2%.

Oakland has seen the job market increase by 2.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.4%, which is higher than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Oakland
- The Sales Tax Rate for Oakland is 9.5%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Oakland is 8.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Oakland
- The average income of a Oakland resident is $32,566 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Oakland resident is $52,962 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYOakland, CaliforniaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate5.8%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth2.6%1.6%
  Future Job Growth39.4%38.0%
  Sales Taxes9.5%6.0%
  Income Taxes8.0%4.6%
  Income per Cap.$32,566$28,555
  Household Income$52,962$53,482
  Family Median Income$60,472$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.5%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.1%0.6%
  Construction5.7%6.2%
  Manufacturing6.4%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.1%2.7%
  Retail trade9.3%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing4.3%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information3.2%2.1%
  Finance and insurance3.3%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing2.2%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services10.6%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs5.4%4.3%
  Educational services10.3%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance14.1%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation3.0%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services8.6%7.4%
  Other services6.6%4.9%
  Public administration3.8%4.8%
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Reviews for Oakland    30 Reviews
best place ived lived - 8/8/2011
january 24,2003 was when i arrived in oakland.i have fond memories there people were very helpful towards me,non biased treated me like the norm.when i was looking to... (Read More)

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The Real Oakland - 7/25/2010
The real Oakland is not what the media portrays. It is a beautiful city. The topography is awesome. Oakland is one of the most diverse cities in the... (Read More)

I Simply Love Oakland - 3/13/2010
I lived in San Francisco; yet, I spent more time in the Oakland parks and museums than I did in the same of my own city. If I was in CA, today, I'd see Oakland first,... (Read More)


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