Whitefish, Montana 

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Economy in Whitefish, Montana

Whitefish has an unemployment rate of 5.6%. The US average is 6.0%.

Whitefish has seen the job market increase by 2.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.3%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Whitefish
- The Sales Tax Rate for Whitefish is 0.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Whitefish is 6.9%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Whitefish
- The average income of a Whitefish resident is $30,642 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Whitefish resident is $48,813 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYWhitefish, MontanaUnited States
  5.6%6.0%
  -1.2%-6.2%
  37.3%33.5%
  0.0%6.2%
  6.9%4.6%
  $36,666$31,177
  $49,870$57,652
  $82,656$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  2.8%1.3%
  1.1%0.6%
  5.3%6.2%
  3.6%10.4%
  1.0%2.7%
  10.1%11.6%
  1.3%4.1%
  1.5%0.9%
  1.1%2.1%
  1.7%4.7%
  10.3%1.9%
  6.7%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  5.0%4.3%
  7.6%9.3%
  20.4%13.8%
  2.9%2.2%
  12.2%7.4%
  3.0%4.9%
  2.3%4.8%
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    Reviews for Whitefish    3 Reviews
    Don't sell the ski resort(Big Mtn/Whitefish)!! - 10/14/2018
    I love Whitefish! While I love Whitefish, I worry about the future. Whitefish has been a wonderful place to live for years. People are friendly & you know everyone. ... Read More

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    Good if you have to live in the Flathead Valley - 2/28/2017
    Whitefish is a resort town with a resort tax, cleaner and better managed that neighboring Kalispell, but also more expensive to live in. Still, if you're from a more... Read More

    quality of life - 1/25/2009
    Whitefish is a small resort town, close to Glacier National Park. Lots of activities in summer and winter. A great place for kids. The schools are great too. ... Read More


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