Atlanta, Georgia 

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Economy in Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta has an unemployment rate of 4.0%. The US average is 3.7%.

Atlanta has seen the job market increase by 2.9% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 46.8%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Atlanta
- The Sales Tax Rate for Atlanta is 8.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Atlanta 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 Atlanta
- The average income of a Atlanta resident is $35,719 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Atlanta resident is $46,439 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYAtlanta, GeorgiaUnited States
  4.0%3.7%
  2.9%1.6%
  46.8%33.5%
  8.9%6.2%
  5.8%4.6%
  $40,595$31,177
  $51,701$57,652
  $68,243$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.1%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  2.9%6.2%
  4.9%10.4%
  2.7%2.7%
  9.7%11.6%
  4.9%4.1%
  0.5%0.9%
  3.8%2.1%
  5.5%4.7%
  2.8%1.9%
  14.9%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.9%4.3%
  12.0%9.3%
  10.0%13.8%
  2.6%2.2%
  8.8%7.4%
  4.6%4.9%
  4.1%4.8%
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    Reviews for Atlanta    315 Reviews
    Too many people, overpopulated, worst traffic ever - 8/14/2020
    Christ, this place has so much explosive population growth it should be illegal. I've actually never seen a city explode so fast and so much in population before. Not in... Read More

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    Hot, rude, ordinary, inconvenient - 6/26/2020
    Rude people, boring, hot, unhealthy, no culture, soulless. There's just nothing to write home about, except that at least you can shop in "exclusive" stores more than... Read More

    Becoming more Antisocial - 6/17/2020
    This city is becoming ruder and ruder and more deadly and deadlier by the day. It doesn't help that there are many transplants and immigrants coming in from all over as... Read More


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