Carrboro, North Carolina 

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Economy in Carrboro, North Carolina

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

Carrboro has seen the job market increase by 2.1% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 39.5%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Carrboro
- The Sales Tax Rate for Carrboro is 7.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Carrboro is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Carrboro
- The average income of a Carrboro resident is $36,451 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Carrboro resident is $51,310 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYCarrboro, North CarolinaUnited States
  3.9%3.7%
  2.1%1.6%
  39.5%33.5%
  7.5%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $39,867$31,177
  $56,573$57,652
  $86,801$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.0%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  5.2%6.2%
  3.8%10.4%
  0.9%2.7%
  8.0%11.6%
  0.9%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  2.6%2.1%
  1.6%4.7%
  1.1%1.9%
  10.1%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  3.5%4.3%
  31.3%9.3%
  14.3%13.8%
  1.5%2.2%
  9.1%7.4%
  2.9%4.9%
  2.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Carrboro    4 Reviews
    Carrboro Bottleneck - 1/24/2012
    Carrboro is basically a bedroom community, where people who work at or study at UNC over in Chapel Hill lay down for the night. All day they work at UNC only to pay the... Read More

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    lively and progressive community - 2/1/2011
    Carrboro has a strong civic life with a lot of local participation and visionary politics towards making a more sustainable and just community. The center of town has... Read More

    good climate - 1/3/2010
    climate is good, 4 seasons, winter is short with just a little... Read More


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