Athens-Clarke County, Georgia 

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Economy in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia

Athens-Clarke County has an unemployment rate of 3.8%. The US average is 3.7%.

Athens-Clarke County has seen the job market increase by 4.0% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 49.4%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Athens-Clarke County
- The Sales Tax Rate for Athens-Clarke County is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Athens-Clarke County is 6.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Athens-Clarke County
- The average income of a Athens-Clarke County resident is $19,244 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Athens-Clarke County resident is $33,293 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYAthens-Clarke County, GeorgiaUnited States
  3.8%3.7%
  4.0%1.6%
  49.4%33.5%
  8.0%6.2%
  5.8%4.6%
  $21,111$31,177
  $34,258$57,652
  $51,922$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  1.4%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  3.3%6.2%
  7.3%10.4%
  1.9%2.7%
  11.7%11.6%
  2.4%4.1%
  0.1%0.9%
  1.5%2.1%
  2.0%4.7%
  1.7%1.9%
  4.4%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.6%4.3%
  23.7%9.3%
  10.5%13.8%
  2.7%2.2%
  13.8%7.4%
  4.1%4.9%
  2.8%4.8%
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    Reviews for Athens-Clarke County    25 Reviews
    Reasonable Rent - That's about it. - 8/29/2016
    The "Old South" is alive and well, thing about Baptists is they look like real people. Also come late Spring several religious groups feel they have the right to knock... Read More

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    Beautiful - 12/7/2013
    One of the nicest college towns in the... Read More

    Re: Good for Students.....no one else - 9/6/2012
    Athens is a beautiful city and yes crime here is very high and rising. One of the reasons being IS because UGA is the leading employer in this city. IF you are able to... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN ATHENS-CLARKE COUNTY, GEORGIA
    30606 30605 30601 30607 30622 30683 30602 30609

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