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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Sarasota, Florida, is 4.4%, with job growth of 2.97%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 41.55%.

Sarasota, Florida Taxes
Sarasota, Florida,sales tax rate is 7.00%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Sarasota, Florida Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $29,969, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $41,670.


  ECONOMYSarasota, FloridaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.40%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  2.97%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  41.55%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $29,969$28,555
  Household Income  $41,670$53,482
  Family Median Income  $50,931$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.17%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.03%0.61%
  Construction  6.42%6.19%
  Manufacturing  3.23%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  1.69%2.72%
  Retail trade  11.61%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  2.86%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.42%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  3.17%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  4.09%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  8.14%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.10%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  7.14%4.27%
  Educational services  7.89%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  16.28%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  3.52%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  13.66%7.44%
  Other services  5.97%4.94%
  Public administration  2.21%4.80%
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Great place - but expensive - 6/5/2018
I moved here in 2009 from out west. I fell in love with Sarasota when I was exploring while looking for a new place to live. I wanted beaches, great weather, and... (Read More)

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Sarasota best place to retire..?? - 2/17/2018
I grew up in the 50’s in Sarasota. I raised my family there. My two grown kidos are still there. My one son and two grandsons who live in N.J visit twice a yeast. Yes... (Read More)

Sarasota The Hidden Gem - 2/9/2018
Sarasota is in the Gulf of Mexico coast, about 68 miles south of Tampa. It is a beautiful small city that has everything, from culture, performing arts, world class... (Read More)


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