Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 

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Economy in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

Lexington-Fayette has an unemployment rate of 4.3%. The US average is 6.0%.

Lexington-Fayette has seen the job market increase by 1.4% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.8%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Lexington-Fayette
- The Sales Tax Rate for Lexington-Fayette is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Lexington-Fayette is 8.6%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Lexington-Fayette
- The average income of a Lexington-Fayette resident is $29,168 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Lexington-Fayette resident is $48,667 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYLexington-Fayette, KentuckyUnited States
  4.3%6.0%
  -4.5%-6.2%
  37.8%33.5%
  6.0%6.2%
  7.8%4.6%
  $31,653$31,177
  $53,013$57,652
  $71,698$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  1.8%1.3%
  0.2%0.6%
  4.6%6.2%
  8.9%10.4%
  2.5%2.7%
  11.5%11.6%
  2.6%4.1%
  0.5%0.9%
  1.9%2.1%
  3.3%4.7%
  1.8%1.9%
  6.9%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.4%4.3%
  13.2%9.3%
  16.2%13.8%
  2.1%2.2%
  9.1%7.4%
  4.7%4.9%
  3.6%4.8%
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    Reviews for Lexington-Fayette    60 Reviews
    You aint from around here - 2/19/2020
    I have lived here now for over five years, originally from the west coast and here is my top 10 for why you should NOT move here. #1 The Culture: They have none, it... Read More

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    Lived Here All My Life - 10/2/2015
    Lexington is a nice place to live, I cannot deny that. It is beautiful in all 4 seasons although I hate the winters. The ice and snow can be very bad and it destroys my... Read More

    civil rights infractions religious and a hostile w - 9/7/2015
    The GREAT STATE OF KENTUCKY HAS FROM THE GOVENOR DOWN THE POLITICAL AND LAW ENFORCEMENT BY PUTING EMPLOYEE IN JAIL AND GOD KNOWS WHAT ELSE YES GAY MARIAGE IS THE LAW. B... Read More


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