Hazleton, Pennsylvania 

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Economy in Hazleton, Pennsylvania

Hazleton has an unemployment rate of 16.8%. The US average is 6.0%.

Hazleton has seen the job market increase by 0.8% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 19.3%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Hazleton
- The Sales Tax Rate for Hazleton is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Hazleton is 5.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Hazleton
- The average income of a Hazleton resident is $16,781 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Hazleton resident is $30,947 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYHazleton, PennsylvaniaUnited States
  16.8%6.0%
  -6.1%-6.2%
  19.3%33.5%
  6.0%6.2%
  5.3%4.6%
  $19,015$31,177
  $39,950$57,652
  $45,333$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.5%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  4.1%6.2%
  20.0%10.4%
  5.4%2.7%
  16.3%11.6%
  7.3%4.1%
  1.0%0.9%
  2.2%2.1%
  1.7%4.7%
  0.7%1.9%
  2.8%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  7.0%4.3%
  4.0%9.3%
  12.1%13.8%
  0.8%2.2%
  8.4%7.4%
  3.2%4.9%
  2.4%4.8%
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    Reviews for Hazleton    6 Reviews
    Arts and Culture - 8/21/2015
    I saw that arts and culture is a listed con for this city. This is simply untrue. This city has a great up and coming Arts... Read More

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    Hazleton, PA aka armpit of the world - 2/12/2015
    As a longtime resident of the Hazleton Area, I can tell you it is one of the worst places to live in this country and I am sorry that I didn't run the second I graduated... Read More

    hazleton lacks cultural and recreational activitie - 4/8/2010
    here you can go shopping or you can go to the lakes, not a lot other things to do. locals like to go hunting dear, ride motorcycles. a good thing is that you can drive... Read More


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