Raleigh, North Carolina 

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Economy in Raleigh, North Carolina

Raleigh has an unemployment rate of 4.3%. The US average is 6.0%.

Raleigh has seen the job market increase by 3.0% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 44.2%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Raleigh
- The Sales Tax Rate for Raleigh is 7.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Raleigh 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 Raleigh
- The average income of a Raleigh resident is $31,169 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Raleigh resident is $54,581 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYRaleigh, North CarolinaUnited States
  4.3%6.0%
  -5.2%-6.2%
  44.2%33.5%
  7.3%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $35,094$31,177
  $61,505$57,652
  $77,839$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.2%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  6.0%6.2%
  7.5%10.4%
  2.5%2.7%
  10.9%11.6%
  2.8%4.1%
  0.5%0.9%
  2.5%2.1%
  5.5%4.7%
  2.1%1.9%
  12.5%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  5.5%4.3%
  9.7%9.3%
  11.8%13.8%
  2.0%2.2%
  8.3%7.4%
  4.5%4.9%
  5.2%4.8%
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    Reviews for Raleigh    220 Reviews
    Visit and do your research before you decide - 9/13/2021
    I've lived in Raleigh since 1971 so I've definitely seen a lot of changes, some good and some not! I won't say which is which in my review because realistically, we all... Read More
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    Think twice before you do it and don't. - 7/12/2021
    I've been here 25 years. I can't wait to leave. What was a beautiful, charming, quiet town has turned into a nightmare of hundreds of people moving here every day.... Read More

    Bland and Boring - 7/5/2021
    I don’t see how Raleigh makes the top best places to live lists. The people are funny acting and job market is only great if you are in IT or Medical/biotech field. Cost... Read More


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