Dalton, Georgia 

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Economy in Dalton, Georgia

Dalton has an unemployment rate of 4.8%. The US average is 3.9%.

Dalton has seen the job market increase by 2.4% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 28.7%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Dalton
- The Sales Tax Rate for Dalton is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Dalton 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 Dalton
- The average income of a Dalton resident is $20,180 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Dalton resident is $35,530 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYDalton, GeorgiaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate4.8%3.9%
  Recent Job Growth2.4%1.6%
  Future Job Growth28.7%33.5%
  Sales Taxes7.0%7.3%
  Income Tax6.0%4.6%
  Income per Cap.$21,353$31,177
  Household Income$39,408$57,652
  Family Median Income$50,419$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.2%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.0%0.6%
  Construction4.3%6.2%
  Manufacturing39.4%10.4%
  Wholesale trade3.3%2.7%
  Retail trade13.3%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing1.5%4.1%
  Utilities0.5%0.9%
  Information0.7%2.1%
  Finance and insurance1.7%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing0.9%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services2.4%6.7%
  Management of companies0.0%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs4.3%4.3%
  Educational services5.3%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance6.7%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation1.9%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services8.7%7.4%
  Other services3.0%4.9%
  Public administration1.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Dalton    10 Reviews
    Beautiful small mountain town! - 5/6/2019
    I reside on the outskirts of dalton near chatsworth ,ga or murray county! I have lived here for 26 years and absolutely love our small mountain town with the blueridge... Read More

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    DON'T LIVE HERE WORSE PLACE EVER - 8/11/2018
    DON'T move here. Seriously,I was staying here with family for a short time and boy did I hate it there's no jobs,unless you wanna work at Wal-Mart or you're used to not... Read More

    Grate Place to grow a Family - 4/7/2018
    I came to Dalton in 1998, I have work in just about any area of the industry. Yes! there is lots of work in the carpet industry, but only very few get to have the best... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN DALTON, GEORGIA
    30721 30720 30740

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