Sacramento, California 

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Economy in Sacramento, California

Sacramento has an unemployment rate of 6.2%. The US average is 5.2%.

Sacramento has seen the job market increase by 2.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.3%, which is higher than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Sacramento
- The Sales Tax Rate for Sacramento is 8.5%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Sacramento is 8.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Sacramento
- The average income of a Sacramento resident is $26,060 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Sacramento resident is $50,013 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYSacramento, CaliforniaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate6.2%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth2.3%1.6%
  Future Job Growth38.3%38.0%
  Sales Taxes8.5%6.0%
  Income Taxes8.0%4.6%
  Income per Cap.$26,060$28,555
  Household Income$50,013$53,482
  Family Median Income$57,200$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.6%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.0%0.6%
  Construction5.7%6.2%
  Manufacturing4.9%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.5%2.7%
  Retail trade10.4%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing3.8%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information2.4%2.1%
  Finance and insurance4.5%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing2.1%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services6.7%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs5.6%4.3%
  Educational services8.4%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance14.4%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation2.3%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services7.7%7.4%
  Other services4.8%4.9%
  Public administration12.1%4.8%
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    The Real Scoop - 10/9/2016
    I am a native-born who lived in Sacramento from the mid-1960’ s to 2005, left for 10 years and came back for family reasons. Here is my assessment of the... Read More

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    Earthquakes - 4/20/2016
    Hi, My husband and I may be locating to Sacramento he is getting transferred from work. However, I visited Barstow in 92 for two weeks, when I encountered an earthquake... Read More

    Lots of Lovely Trees...But the Crime.... - 3/19/2016
    My family and I moved to Sacramento CA. (the Arden/Arcade area) about 11 years ago because my brother lived here. It was the worst decision of our lives. It was an... Read More


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