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%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

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
  2.6%3.7%
  3.5%1.6%
  47.0%33.5%
  8.3%6.2%
  0.0%4.6%
  $37,888$31,177
  $63,717$57,652
  $82,020$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.2%1.3%
  0.4%0.6%
  7.0%6.2%
  7.1%10.4%
  1.9%2.7%
  10.3%11.6%
  2.2%4.1%
  0.6%0.9%
  3.0%2.1%
  4.3%4.7%
  2.9%1.9%
  11.8%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.6%4.3%
  10.9%9.3%
  9.8%13.8%
  2.3%2.2%
  9.3%7.4%
  5.4%4.9%
  5.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Austin    435 Reviews
    A living hell - 6/4/2020
    Unless you're a douchebag millionaire, Austin sucks. Imagine all the bad things about other cities, with triple digit heat added. My rent has gone up exponentially in... Read More

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    Homeless skyrocketing Traffic, everythin Expensive - 5/4/2020
    I've lived in this City for 2 years with my wife, moving from cold cloudy Boston in sunny Texas. Living here we have noticed that weather is not as steady as we thought,... Read More

    Austin: A Geographic Example of Dunning-Kruger - 3/1/2020
    I have lived in this dump for nearly three years and I am counting down the days until I leave. I moved to this dump in the fall of 2017 to attend UT, which is... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN AUSTIN, TEXAS
    78745, 78753, 78741, 78748, 78744, 78704, 78758, 78759, 78749, 78723, ... 40 more

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