Beaufort, South Carolina 

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Economy in Beaufort, South Carolina

Beaufort has an unemployment rate of 3.4%. The US average is 3.9%.

Beaufort has seen the job market increase by 1.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.3%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Beaufort
- The Sales Tax Rate for Beaufort is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Beaufort is 7.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Beaufort
- The average income of a Beaufort resident is $26,350 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Beaufort resident is $46,915 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYBeaufort, South CarolinaUnited States
  3.4%3.9%
  1.6%1.6%
  38.3%33.5%
  6.0%7.3%
  7.0%4.6%
  $28,114$31,177
  $47,452$57,652
  $59,193$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.1%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  6.6%6.2%
  2.3%10.4%
  1.1%2.7%
  13.5%11.6%
  2.3%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  0.9%2.1%
  2.2%4.7%
  1.2%1.9%
  4.4%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  7.3%4.3%
  11.4%9.3%
  15.1%13.8%
  2.2%2.2%
  14.4%7.4%
  5.0%4.9%
  9.6%4.8%
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    Reviews for Beaufort    17 Reviews
    Great Place To Call Home - 9/1/2017
    My husband and I moved here a year and a half ago. We have already made more friends here, than we had in other places we have lived. Most of our neighbors are from... Read More

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    Horrible for Young People - 4/21/2016
    This place is exactly what you'd expect for a small town. Great for old people who like a slow lifestyle of fishing and pig pickings. Horrible for young people --... Read More

    Special needs education in Beaufort and Port Royal - 10/2/2014
    We are relocating to the area and I am wondering about the elementary school special needs programs. I will i appreciate any... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN BEAUFORT, SOUTH CAROLINA
    29902 29907 29940 29904 29941

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