Taos, New Mexico 

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Economy in Taos, New Mexico

Taos has an unemployment rate of 6.4%. The US average is 3.9%.

Taos has seen the job market increase by 2.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 30.2%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Taos
- The Sales Tax Rate for Taos is 8.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Taos is 4.9%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Taos
- The average income of a Taos resident is $20,583 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Taos resident is $32,076 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYTaos, New MexicoUnited States
  6.4%3.7%
  2.6%1.6%
  30.2%33.5%
  8.5%6.2%
  4.9%4.6%
  $22,964$31,177
  $29,849$57,652
  $39,756$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  1.0%1.3%
  0.9%0.6%
  3.6%6.2%
  2.6%10.4%
  0.3%2.7%
  13.4%11.6%
  2.6%4.1%
  0.9%0.9%
  4.9%2.1%
  1.3%4.7%
  2.7%1.9%
  6.6%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.8%4.3%
  10.1%9.3%
  10.4%13.8%
  9.9%2.2%
  10.9%7.4%
  8.4%4.9%
  5.4%4.8%
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    Reviews for Taos    5 Reviews
    Living here full time - 12/5/2009
    Taos is beautiful with much to offer. However, housing is very expensive. Because much of the town's economy focuses on tourism, there are few jobs available in other... Read More

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    Art - 6/18/2009
    Taos has a diverse culture which has helped create a diverse art market with over 100 galleries and studios. From traditional native arts to contemporary, Taos has it... Read More

    Taos Summer of Love! - 4/7/2009
    May through September 2009 Taos celebrates the 40th anniversary of Easy Rider. Dennis Hopper, director and co-star of the film and oft-resident of Taos, participates... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN TAOS, NEW MEXICO
    87571

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