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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Sumter, South Carolina, is 6.20%, with job growth of 0.75%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 35.30%.

Sumter, South Carolina Taxes
Sumter, South Carolina,sales tax rate is 8.00%. Income tax is 7.00%.

Sumter, South Carolina Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $22,141, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $39,072.


  ECONOMYSumter, South CarolinaUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  6.20%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  0.75%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  35.30%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  7.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $22,141$28,555
  Household Income  $39,072$53,482
  Family Median Income  $47,764$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.72%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  0.00%0.61%
  Construction  4.51%6.19%
  Manufacturing  16.01%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  1.42%2.72%
  Retail trade  9.72%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  2.67%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.07%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  3.54%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.82%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  4.94%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.00%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  4.29%4.27%
  Educational services  9.99%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  15.74%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  0.66%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  7.70%7.44%
  Other services  4.39%4.94%
  Public administration  10.41%4.80%
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Could be worse - 8/29/2016
Sumter could be worse, but I have yet to find it. I lived there from 99-16. Forced because I didn't want my children to be without their father. Worst place I have... (Read More)

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Great place for families - 11/29/2011
We are a transplanted military family who always intended on retiring in Florida when we retired from the Air Force. We enjoy the small town feeling of Sumter and have... (Read More)

We are proud to call Sumter, South Carolina our ho - 11/16/2011
My husband and I have been stationed here for over 6 years now and? we love it. We enjoy the outdoors so there's always something to do around the area. It's the only... (Read More)


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