Redwood City, California 

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Economy in Redwood City, California

Redwood City has an unemployment rate of 4.4%. The US average is 6.0%.

Redwood City has seen the job market increase by 1.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.0%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Redwood City
- The Sales Tax Rate for Redwood City is 8.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Redwood City 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 Redwood City
- The average income of a Redwood City resident is $42,063 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Redwood City resident is $81,955 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYRedwood City, CaliforniaUnited States
  4.4%6.0%
  -9.5%-6.2%
  37.0%33.5%
  8.8%6.2%
  8.0%4.6%
  $49,693$31,177
  $99,026$57,652
  $120,035$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.5%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  6.7%6.2%
  8.8%10.4%
  2.0%2.7%
  10.4%11.6%
  1.8%4.1%
  0.2%0.9%
  3.5%2.1%
  5.3%4.7%
  2.0%1.9%
  13.9%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  4.9%4.3%
  9.1%9.3%
  12.0%13.8%
  1.8%2.2%
  8.6%7.4%
  5.7%4.9%
  2.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Redwood City    11 Reviews
    A little bit of everything - 9/30/2021
    (Caveating everything with "it's Bay Area prices") Redwood City is a large sprawling town where you can find just about anything you're looking for. There's great... Read More

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    More Bang for one's Buck in Bay Area Terms - 12/28/2020
    The entire Bay Area is ridiculous. You can't compare it to other areas. RWC is reasonably cheap for the area. I pay $5K for a rental townhouse in one of the many... Read More

    Nice place, but being paved with apartments. - 10/7/2018
    Lovely weather. Safe place to live (I live in Redwood Shores). The only thing that keeps this place from being 5 stars is the cost of housing. When you have to pay an... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN REDWOOD CITY, CALIFORNIA
    94061 94063 94062 94065

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