Brookings, South Dakota 

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Economy in Brookings, South Dakota

Brookings has an unemployment rate of 2.9%. The US average is 3.9%.

Brookings has seen the job market increase by 0.7% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 29.6%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Brookings
- The Sales Tax Rate for Brookings is 6.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Brookings is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Brookings
- The average income of a Brookings resident is $21,786 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Brookings resident is $41,061 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYBrookings, South DakotaUnited States
  2.9%3.9%
  0.7%1.6%
  29.6%33.5%
  6.5%7.3%
  0.0%4.6%
  $24,751$31,177
  $47,506$57,652
  $80,078$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  3.7%1.3%
  0.3%0.6%
  4.8%6.2%
  17.9%10.4%
  2.0%2.7%
  9.8%11.6%
  1.1%4.1%
  1.0%0.9%
  2.2%2.1%
  1.8%4.7%
  1.3%1.9%
  3.5%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  1.5%4.3%
  16.7%9.3%
  12.8%13.8%
  2.5%2.2%
  10.4%7.4%
  4.4%4.9%
  2.2%4.8%
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    Reviews for Brookings    5 Reviews
    The Best City in South Dakota, no, America! - 7/8/2013
    The 165-foot tall Coughlin Campanile in Brookings, SD, can be seen from miles away, marking Brookings, South Dakota, home of South Dakota State University. The... Read More

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    Nice Midwestern Town - 4/16/2009
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    a nice small town but not for everyone. - 6/27/2007
    i am originally from arizona, abandoned here by my ex husband. being a minority in the area is not the best idea as this city is slow to accept new comers to the area.... Read More


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