Thornton, Colorado 

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Economy in Thornton, Colorado

Thornton has an unemployment rate of 6.9%. The US average is 6.0%.

Thornton has seen the job market increase by 2.8% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 47.4%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Thornton
- The Sales Tax Rate for Thornton is 8.6%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Thornton 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 Thornton
- The average income of a Thornton resident is $26,782 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Thornton resident is $66,160 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYThornton, ColoradoUnited States
  6.9%6.0%
  -5.0%-6.2%
  47.4%33.5%
  8.5%6.2%
  4.6%4.6%
  $30,094$31,177
  $73,517$57,652
  $80,505$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  1.1%0.6%
  8.7%6.2%
  9.8%10.4%
  3.8%2.7%
  11.2%11.6%
  6.1%4.1%
  0.9%0.9%
  3.2%2.1%
  4.5%4.7%
  1.5%1.9%
  6.3%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.5%4.3%
  7.1%9.3%
  12.2%13.8%
  2.0%2.2%
  7.6%7.4%
  4.3%4.9%
  4.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Thornton    5 Reviews
    Plenty of Housing - 8/29/2020
    I like Denver metro, but some cities aren’t too great. Thornton being one of them. Moved here because of highway access, and convenience to DIA for business travel. Am... Read More

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    Population is exploding - 4/3/2015
    The quality of life here in not good. The traffic is bad all the time. To try to get to the mountains takes forever! Also most lakes along the front range you can't even... Read More

    The stats are deceptive - 3/5/2015
    If I were you I wouldn't put much faith into the crime stats for this city. I personally know of a few major crimes and several assaults that were NOT prosecuted by the... Read More


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    80229 80260 80241 80602


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