Portland, Oregon 

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Economy in Portland, Oregon

Portland has an unemployment rate of 4.6%. The US average is 5.2%.

Portland has seen the job market increase by 2.9% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 41.2%, which is higher than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Portland
- The Sales Tax Rate for Portland is 0.0%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Portland is 9.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Portland
- The average income of a Portland resident is $32,438 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Portland resident is $53,230 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYPortland, OregonUnited States
  Unemployment Rate4.6%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth2.9%1.6%
  Future Job Growth41.2%38.0%
  Sales Taxes0.0%6.0%
  Income Taxes0.090.046
  Income per Cap.$32,438$28,555
  Household Income$53,230$53,482
  Family Median Income$69,048$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.6%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.0%0.6%
  Construction4.0%6.2%
  Manufacturing9.3%10.4%
  Wholesale trade3.1%2.7%
  Retail trade10.7%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing3.1%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information2.4%2.1%
  Finance and insurance3.9%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing2.2%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services10.4%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs3.6%4.3%
  Educational services10.0%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance15.5%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation2.4%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services9.3%7.4%
  Other services5.4%4.9%
  Public administration3.2%4.8%
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    Reviews for Portland    340 Reviews
    The Moldy Basement Of Oregon - 12/16/2018
    Born and raised here. Have always hated it here. A city with 80%+ cloud cover for 280 days of the year needs redeeming qualities to make it desirable. The people here... Read More

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    This place sucks. - 12/1/2018
    If you want to see first hand what failed liberal policy’s look like, move to Portland Oregon.... Read More

    Unlivable unless your rich. - 11/22/2018
    I was born and raised here and it was a beautiful place. Now, its almost unlivable. Too many people moving here and in the last 4 years rent has risen hundreds of... Read More


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