Wichita, Kansas 

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Economy in Wichita, Kansas

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

Wichita has seen the job market increase by 0.5% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 24.3%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Wichita
- The Sales Tax Rate for Wichita is 7.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Wichita is 5.7%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Wichita
- The average income of a Wichita resident is $24,921 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Wichita resident is $45,907 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYWichita, KansasUnited States
  3.9%3.9%
  0.5%1.6%
  24.3%33.5%
  7.5%7.3%
  5.7%4.6%
  $26,527$31,177
  $48,982$57,652
  $62,959$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.4%0.6%
  6.6%6.2%
  18.1%10.4%
  2.4%2.7%
  11.9%11.6%
  3.4%4.1%
  0.6%0.9%
  1.8%2.1%
  3.2%4.7%
  1.9%1.9%
  4.8%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.1%4.3%
  8.5%9.3%
  14.3%13.8%
  1.9%2.2%
  7.7%7.4%
  5.0%4.9%
  2.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Wichita    55 Reviews
    Better than some places- harsh weather - 3/24/2018
    After living in Seattle for 7 years I prefer Wichita. Violent crime worse in Wichita but property/vehicle crimes in Seattle MUCH worse and had to deal with CONSTANT... Read More

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    Wish I could say better but.... - 1/22/2018
    I really wish I could give Wichita a good review. Its been my home for 6 months now. Its about to be my ex home - I have a job offer elsewhere. Its been hard. I... Read More

    Wichita is a real S-hole. - 12/21/2016
    If you're Conservative and Christian, you're going to love what Wichita has to offer! Churches & fast food is the staple of Wichita. Wichita is so Conservative that... Read More


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    67212, 67217, 67203, 67207, 67216, 67213, 67218, 67204, 67211, 67226, ... 23 more

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