West Jefferson, North Carolina 

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Economy in West Jefferson, North Carolina

West Jefferson has an unemployment rate of 3.6%. The US average is 3.9%.

West Jefferson has seen the job market increase by 1.5% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.2%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for West Jefferson
- The Sales Tax Rate for West Jefferson is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for West Jefferson is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
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Income and Salaries for West Jefferson
- The average income of a West Jefferson resident is $17,501 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a West Jefferson resident is $25,917 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYWest Jefferson, North CarolinaUnited States
  4.1%3.7%
  1.5%1.6%
  38.2%33.5%
  7.0%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $22,499$31,177
  $26,118$57,652
  $54,722$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  2.7%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  17.3%6.2%
  6.4%10.4%
  0.6%2.7%
  18.5%11.6%
  3.5%4.1%
  0.0%0.9%
  1.9%2.1%
  2.9%4.7%
  0.2%1.9%
  3.1%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.1%4.3%
  3.5%9.3%
  12.9%13.8%
  2.3%2.2%
  13.1%7.4%
  6.7%4.9%
  1.2%4.8%
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    Reviews for West Jefferson    1 Reviews
    Shortage of year-round housing - 5/11/2013
    West Jefferson is a nice town with basic shopping facilities, family restaurants, library. But, the housing situation is a bit lacking. Most of the newer houses in the... Read More

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    ZIP CODES IN WEST JEFFERSON, NORTH CAROLINA
    28694

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