Lowell, Massachusetts 

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Economy in Lowell, Massachusetts

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

Lowell has seen the job market increase by 4.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 41.6%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Lowell
- The Sales Tax Rate for Lowell is 6.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Lowell is 5.1%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Lowell
- The average income of a Lowell resident is $23,046 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Lowell resident is $49,164 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYLowell, MassachusettsUnited States
  3.5%3.7%
  4.3%1.6%
  41.6%33.5%
  6.3%6.2%
  5.1%4.6%
  $23,768$31,177
  $48,581$57,652
  $57,091$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.2%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  5.0%6.2%
  16.4%10.4%
  2.1%2.7%
  10.5%11.6%
  3.7%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  1.9%2.1%
  3.1%4.7%
  0.9%1.9%
  6.4%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  5.4%4.3%
  9.3%9.3%
  16.6%13.8%
  1.3%2.2%
  8.8%7.4%
  4.0%4.9%
  4.0%4.8%
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    Reviews for Lowell    4 Reviews
    traffic, double parking, crime, drugs, etc..... - 7/29/2009
    Lowell... what a city! Remember to read the plaques on each sewer reminding our residents not to wash your daily garbage down the gutters. Remember, here in Lowell,... Read More

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    About living in Lowell - 6/26/2008
    We are in a quiet neighbor hood with modtly elderly people on our street, I have always lived in this city and I wouldn't change for any place in the U.S.A I love the... Read More

    Changing - 12/17/2007
    Many parts of Middlesex county have become incredibly congested and overcrowded in recent years due to immigration. Some white flight taking place in Lowell, though... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN LOWELL, MASSACHUSETTS
    01852 01851 01854 01850

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