Sarasota, Florida 

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Economy in Sarasota, Florida

Sarasota has an unemployment rate of 3.2%. The US average is 3.7%.

Sarasota has seen the job market increase by 2.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 44.6%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Sarasota
- The Sales Tax Rate for Sarasota is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Sarasota 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 Sarasota
- The average income of a Sarasota resident is $29,969 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Sarasota resident is $41,670 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYSarasota, FloridaUnited States
  3.2%3.7%
  2.6%1.6%
  44.6%33.5%
  7.0%6.2%
  0.0%4.6%
  $34,185$31,177
  $45,073$57,652
  $60,074$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.2%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  6.4%6.2%
  3.2%10.4%
  1.7%2.7%
  11.6%11.6%
  2.9%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  1.4%2.1%
  3.2%4.7%
  4.1%1.9%
  8.1%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  7.1%4.3%
  7.9%9.3%
  16.3%13.8%
  3.5%2.2%
  13.7%7.4%
  6.0%4.9%
  2.2%4.8%
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    Reviews for Sarasota    99 Reviews
    Sarasota an illusion. - 9/17/2020
    Lived here 20 years. Gulf of Mexico is destroyed and polluted by cities dumping thousands of gallons of waste water into it. Crime swept under the rug. Huge drug... Read More

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    Sarasota is Paradise! - 8/21/2019
    Sarasota is paradise! We live in downtown Sarasota and walk almost everywhere. Within a 20 minute walking distance we access numerous delicious restaurants, 10 live... Read More

    Why We Liked, But Left, Sunny Sarasota - 1/4/2019
    With white sandy beaches, a sunny climate and more cultural appeal than many other Floridian cities, Sarasota is a popular retirement destination- and with good reason.... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN SARASOTA, FLORIDA
    34234 34237 34239 34236

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