Charlotte, North Carolina 

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Economy in Charlotte, North Carolina

Charlotte has an unemployment rate of 3.7%. The US average is 3.9%.

Charlotte has seen the job market increase by 2.7% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 45.2%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Charlotte
- The Sales Tax Rate for Charlotte is 7.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Charlotte 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 Charlotte
- The average income of a Charlotte resident is $31,844 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Charlotte resident is $53,274 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYCharlotte, North CarolinaUnited States
  4.2%3.7%
  2.7%1.6%
  45.2%33.5%
  7.3%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $34,687$31,177
  $58,202$57,652
  $71,516$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.2%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  6.2%6.2%
  7.6%10.4%
  3.2%2.7%
  10.8%11.6%
  4.4%4.1%
  0.9%0.9%
  2.8%2.1%
  10.8%4.7%
  2.3%1.9%
  8.4%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  5.3%4.3%
  7.2%9.3%
  11.7%13.8%
  2.2%2.2%
  8.9%7.4%
  5.0%4.9%
  2.0%4.8%
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    Reviews for Charlotte    298 Reviews
    For Heaven’s Sake! - 6/27/2019
    At first glance Charlotte appears to be an attractive place for families and singles of all ages alike. Scrutinizing it in depth however, revealed to me that below the... Read More

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    Charlotte is a tiny dump surrounded by suburban sp - 6/23/2019
    This isn't a city, it's a sprawling suburb with jammed roads and nowhere really to go or do. Skip Charlotte altogether. Just a boring big box suburb with massive city... Read More

    Charlotte - the best city for me. - 6/4/2019
    I moved to Charlotte in 2003 and still live here now. I've lived in Charleston SC, Denver CO, Tucson AZ, Santa Cruz, CA, Greenville SC and Winston-Salem NC. Every... Read More


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    28269, 28277, 28215, 28227, 28216, 28210, 28205, 28212, 28262, 28213, ... 27 more

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