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    336 Reviews
    Ppl Like PDX Because Being Sh*tty is Encouraged - 9/21/2018
    Born and raised in Portland, Oregon and have always hated it. People move and drive in slow motion here but still get really offended if you move faster than they... Read More

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    think twice. - 9/18/2018
    the only thing good in Portland is the people.i been living in this beautiful place for over 25 years the last 4 years all of the beauty is gone. city is under develop,... Read More

    Perfect City for Urbanists - 8/6/2018
    City is full of energy. Walkable downtown, so many passionate small business owners, and the city cares about getting rid of cars and embracing cycling / transit / more... Read More


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