Boulder, Colorado 

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Economy in Boulder, Colorado

Boulder has an unemployment rate of 2.3%. The US average is 3.7%.

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
  2.3%3.7%
  2.7%1.6%
  44.4%33.5%
  8.8%6.2%
  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    53 Reviews
    Snob says it's ok - 9/18/2020
    Most people do much worse than Boulder. I'm the most critical person I've ever met who is never happy or satisfied -- so that's a pretty huge compliment. ... Read More

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    Rich - 9/15/2020
    As hypocritical as it is -- the money stays in Boulder and for that I am thankful. ... Read More

    Scary elderly joggers - 8/10/2020
    I recently visited Boulder Colorado with my son and daughter-in-law and their dog. We had a lovely lunch at a French pastry shop and the owner was very gracious and... Read More


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

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