Brooklyn, New York 

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Economy in Brooklyn, New York

Brooklyn has an unemployment rate of 4.2%. The US average is 3.9%.

Brooklyn has seen the job market increase by 0.5% 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 Brooklyn
- The Sales Tax Rate for Brooklyn is 8.9%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Brooklyn is 6.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
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Income and Salaries for Brooklyn
- The average income of a Brooklyn resident is $25,932 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Brooklyn resident is $46,958 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYBrooklyn, New YorkUnited States
  4.7%3.7%
  0.5%1.6%
  30.2%33.5%
  8.9%6.2%
  6.2%4.6%
  $29,928$31,177
  $52,782$57,652
  $60,317$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.1%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  5.1%6.2%
  4.0%10.4%
  2.3%2.7%
  9.8%11.6%
  5.9%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  4.0%2.1%
  5.0%4.7%
  2.6%1.9%
  8.6%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  3.8%4.3%
  9.7%9.3%
  19.0%13.8%
  2.7%2.2%
  7.6%7.4%
  5.4%4.9%
  3.8%4.8%
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    Reviews for Brooklyn    2 Reviews
    It's All About Brooklyn!!! - 9/27/2018
    I looooooove Brooklyn! So much culture! So many options of restaurants! So much diversity. It's one of the best places I've been to and lived. Granted, the commute is... Read More

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    UFT members and Admin are corrupt! - 3/3/2017
    Giving Michelle White an award for failing at her job and the school closing or perhaps for doing Voodoo in the class rooms and covering it up with a $10k fine? I... Read More


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