Boulder, Colorado 

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Economy in Boulder, Colorado

Boulder has an unemployment rate of 2.6%. The US average is 3.9%.

Boulder has seen the job market increase by 2.7% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 44.4%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Boulder
- The Sales Tax Rate for Boulder is 8.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Boulder is 4.6%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Boulder
- The average income of a Boulder resident is $37,406 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Boulder resident is $58,062 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYBoulder, ColoradoUnited States
  2.6%3.9%
  2.7%1.6%
  44.4%33.5%
  8.8%7.3%
  4.6%4.6%
  $40,895$31,177
  $64,183$57,652
  $111,044$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  0.3%0.6%
  2.9%6.2%
  6.2%10.4%
  1.5%2.7%
  10.1%11.6%
  1.0%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  3.2%2.1%
  2.1%4.7%
  2.4%1.9%
  17.6%6.7%
  0.2%0.1%
  2.4%4.3%
  18.2%9.3%
  8.8%13.8%
  3.8%2.2%
  10.4%7.4%
  5.6%4.9%
  2.5%4.8%
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    Reviews for Boulder    50 Reviews
    Boulder has it all - 8/20/2019
    Boulder is such a beautiful place to live. Nestled against the mountains, hiking is within biking distance. So many various shops, grocery stores, and restaurants to... Read More

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    Fake - 3/12/2017
    Town of elitist snobs and good renters that eventually to leave because it is not affordable. The elitist are fake liberals. They will protest for better but never... Read More

    Yeah yeah - 7/29/2016
    A lot of truths and a lot of misconceptions from what I've read so far. I came to Boulder two years ago from SW Florida. Here are my pro's and cons: Pro's: -... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN BOULDER, COLORADO
    80302 80304 80301 80303 80305 80310

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