Bethesda, Maryland 

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Economy in Bethesda, Maryland

Bethesda has an unemployment rate of 3.3%. The US average is 3.9%.

Bethesda has seen the job market increase by 0.8% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.0%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Bethesda
- The Sales Tax Rate for Bethesda is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Bethesda is 8.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Bethesda
- The average income of a Bethesda resident is $86,014 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Bethesda resident is $145,288 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYBethesda, MarylandUnited States
  3.3%3.9%
  0.8%1.6%
  31.0%33.5%
  6.0%7.3%
  8.0%4.6%
  $90,720$31,177
  $154,559$57,652
  $213,577$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.1%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  1.8%6.2%
  1.9%10.4%
  1.0%2.7%
  4.1%11.6%
  1.1%4.1%
  0.1%0.9%
  4.9%2.1%
  5.9%4.7%
  3.6%1.9%
  25.6%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  2.2%4.3%
  9.5%9.3%
  10.5%13.8%
  2.5%2.2%
  3.7%7.4%
  6.3%4.9%
  15.1%4.8%
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    Reviews for Bethesda    11 Reviews
    Bethesda expensive place to liove - 8/17/2015
    Amenities are plentiful, but costs continue to rise as do local and state taxes. Overall not a friendly place to... Read More

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    Great schools, good eating, nice blend of burbs an - 1/29/2008
    Essentially an upscale suburb of Washington DC. Public transport is easy, there's plenty to do (though with none of the edginess of living closer in DC) and it's minutes... Read More

    Real Cost of LIving in Bethesda - 8/26/2007
    We are a couple with no children about to move to Bethesda and seem to only find data on cost of living index comparisons between Bethesda and other cities. We are... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN BETHESDA, MARYLAND
    20817 20814 20816

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