Fort Wayne, Indiana 

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Economy in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Fort Wayne has an unemployment rate of 5.1%. The US average is 6.0%.

Fort Wayne has seen the job market increase by 2.7% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.6%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Fort Wayne
- The Sales Tax Rate for Fort Wayne is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Fort Wayne is 4.2%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Fort Wayne
- The average income of a Fort Wayne resident is $23,607 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Fort Wayne resident is $43,994 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYFort Wayne, IndianaUnited States
  5.1%6.0%
  -5.8%-6.2%
  38.6%33.5%
  7.0%6.2%
  4.7%4.6%
  $25,066$31,177
  $45,853$57,652
  $57,434$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  4.8%6.2%
  17.8%10.4%
  3.0%2.7%
  12.4%11.6%
  3.9%4.1%
  0.5%0.9%
  2.0%2.1%
  4.6%4.7%
  1.5%1.9%
  4.5%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.6%4.3%
  7.8%9.3%
  15.3%13.8%
  1.9%2.2%
  8.4%7.4%
  5.1%4.9%
  2.5%4.8%
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    Reviews for Fort Wayne    42 Reviews
    Yee-haw - 9/3/2019
    Moved here from Buffalo, NY. Ft Wayne is a big city with lots of greenery and things to do. It is not congested and cost of living is cheap. One complain-drivers with... Read More

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    Fort Wayne, not so great anymore! - 8/27/2019
    I lived in Fort Wayne from 1962 until 1988 then moved north. Fort Wayne was a nice city at one time. It's sad to say, but today, it's become to highly populated with... Read More

    A gem in the midwest - 5/3/2019
    I've lived here my whole life and it's a great place to raise a family. Lots of stuff to do,either it be sports,music,festivals, art or drama scene, outdoor activities... Read More


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