Gainesville, Florida 

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Economy in Gainesville, Florida

Gainesville has an unemployment rate of 3.6%. The US average is 3.9%.

Gainesville has seen the job market increase by 1.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.6%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Gainesville
- The Sales Tax Rate for Gainesville is 6.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Gainesville is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Gainesville
- The average income of a Gainesville resident is $19,615 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Gainesville resident is $32,108 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYGainesville, FloridaUnited States
  3.9%3.7%
  1.6%1.6%
  39.6%33.5%
  7.0%6.2%
  0.0%4.6%
  $21,111$31,177
  $34,004$57,652
  $57,659$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  3.0%6.2%
  3.6%10.4%
  1.2%2.7%
  12.1%11.6%
  1.8%4.1%
  0.6%0.9%
  1.6%2.1%
  2.3%4.7%
  1.8%1.9%
  5.8%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  2.7%4.3%
  22.9%9.3%
  16.4%13.8%
  2.7%2.2%
  12.7%7.4%
  4.7%4.9%
  3.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Gainesville    58 Reviews
    highest taxes and electric in state! Run!!!!!!!!!! - 5/15/2020
    Gainesville has the highest taxes and electrical rates in the state. The city is run by a bunch of liberals who have no idea what they are doing. Crime and homelessness... Read More

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    Hell drug hell and corruption - 3/11/2019
    I lived here 30 years. There was a time in the 90s when people stated it was bad but really the past 5 or 10 years is worse than the 90s. There is an extensive amount... Read More
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    A Quickly-Growing City Filled with Rich Culture - 3/23/2017
    The city of Gainesville, FL has significantly changed over the past several years. Once a town defined only by the University of Florida, its amazing natural landscapes,... Read More


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