Punta Gorda, Florida 

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Economy in Punta Gorda, Florida

Punta Gorda has an unemployment rate of 3.9%. The US average is 3.9%.

Punta Gorda has seen the job market increase by 1.9% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.9%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Punta Gorda
- The Sales Tax Rate for Punta Gorda is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Punta Gorda is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Punta Gorda
- The average income of a Punta Gorda resident is $39,997 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Punta Gorda resident is $56,081 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYPunta Gorda, FloridaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate3.9%3.9%
  Recent Job Growth1.9%1.6%
  Future Job Growth38.9%33.5%
  Sales Taxes7.0%7.3%
  Income Taxes00.046
  Income per Cap.$43,555$31,177
  Household Income$57,789$57,652
  Family Median Income$76,153$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.7%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.0%0.6%
  Construction3.6%6.2%
  Manufacturing5.7%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.3%2.7%
  Retail trade18.4%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing2.8%4.1%
  Utilities0.001940.00851
  Information2.0%2.1%
  Finance and insurance5.3%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing5.2%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services8.4%6.7%
  Management of companies0.0%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs6.1%4.3%
  Educational services6.0%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance11.8%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation3.6%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services13.3%7.4%
  Other services2.0%4.9%
  Public administration2.5%4.8%
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    Reviews for Punta Gorda    13 Reviews
    Health Care is Wanting - 4/22/2017
    We have lived here for six years and enjoy it very much. One gets used to the summers but they are uncomfortable. The fishing is pretty good - used to be much better.... Read More

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    Hot! - 8/11/2014
    That's actually only true for 3-4 months of the year - but when it's hot it's HOT! The thermometer will only say 91 or 92 degrees but with the humidity the "feels like"... Read More

    Quaint Southern Charm - 3/16/2014
    I have spent a few weeks over a period of the last ten years in Punta Gorda and have found the city to be relaxing and decent. The waterfront is very enjoyable and a... Read More


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