Austin, Texas 

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Economy in Austin, Texas

Austin has an unemployment rate of 2.7%. The US average is 3.9%.

Austin has seen the job market increase by 3.5% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 47.0%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Austin
- The Sales Tax Rate for Austin is 8.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Austin is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Austin
- The average income of a Austin resident is $32,672 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Austin resident is $55,216 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYAustin, TexasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate2.7%3.9%
  Recent Job Growth3.5%1.6%
  Future Job Growth47.0%33.5%
  Sales Taxes8.3%7.3%
  Income Taxes00.046
  Income per Cap.$37,888$31,177
  Household Income$63,717$57,652
  Family Median Income$82,020$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.2%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.4%0.6%
  Construction7.0%6.2%
  Manufacturing7.1%10.4%
  Wholesale trade1.9%2.7%
  Retail trade10.3%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing2.2%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information3.0%2.1%
  Finance and insurance4.3%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing2.9%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services11.8%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs4.6%4.3%
  Educational services10.9%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance9.8%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation2.3%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services9.3%7.4%
  Other services5.4%4.9%
  Public administration5.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Austin    423 Reviews
    Austin-toooo many people!! - 2/14/2019
    It use to be better here but it looks so trashy now. It amazes me how it is rated so high. Maybe because there is a lot of things to do. Health care is so-so not the... Read More

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    DO NOT MOVE HERE - 2/8/2019
    Stumbled across this site and needed to clarify these reviews from non-locals. Most of my friends have been born and raised Austin so this is not just me. I moved here... Read More
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    Fun place to visit but terrible to live in - 1/31/2019
    I lived in Austin for about 2 years and have various thoughts about the place, which some are good and bad. The Good -Fun culture. People like to go out and party... Read More


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