New Bern, North Carolina 

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Economy in New Bern, North Carolina

New Bern has an unemployment rate of 4.6%. The US average is 6.0%.

New Bern has seen the job market increase by 0.4% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 29.9%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for New Bern
- The Sales Tax Rate for New Bern is 6.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for New Bern 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 New Bern
- The average income of a New Bern resident is $23,335 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a New Bern resident is $41,238 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYNew Bern, North CarolinaUnited States
  4.6%6.0%
  -5.4%-6.2%
  29.9%33.5%
  6.8%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $25,878$31,177
  $41,807$57,652
  $52,519$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.7%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  4.0%6.2%
  15.0%10.4%
  1.4%2.7%
  8.9%11.6%
  1.9%4.1%
  0.5%0.9%
  1.8%2.1%
  1.5%4.7%
  2.5%1.9%
  4.3%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  3.3%4.3%
  10.3%9.3%
  18.9%13.8%
  0.9%2.2%
  11.1%7.4%
  5.7%4.9%
  7.0%4.8%
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    Reviews for New Bern    12 Reviews
    New Bern on the Map - 6/17/2021
    New Bern is a nice quiet town. The people are very nice. The cost of living is low which would be great if you are retiring from a big city. There is always a place eat,... Read More

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    Wow a perfect wonder land :/ ?? - 12/10/2020
    I’ve lived here for my hole Life I’m 12 and I just wanna say if u what snow every xmas and on Xmas don’t come here bc u won’t get it. Now if u want a very hot summer... Read More

    Nice for a visit - 10/23/2020
    My wife and I spent a week here and found it to be an enjoyable area. I have been looking to move to NC for a while now and I think this trip talked her into it.... Read More


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    28562 28560


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