Decatur, Texas 

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Economy in Decatur, Texas

Decatur has an unemployment rate of 3.5%. The US average is 3.9%.

Decatur has seen the job market increase by 2.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 40.0%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Decatur
- The Sales Tax Rate for Decatur is 6.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Decatur 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 Decatur
- The average income of a Decatur resident is $22,947 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Decatur resident is $48,831 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYDecatur, TexasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate3.5%3.9%
  Recent Job Growth2.6%1.6%
  Future Job Growth40.0%33.5%
  Sales Taxes6.8%7.3%
  Income Tax0.0%4.6%
  Income per Cap.$24,731$31,177
  Household Income$46,813$57,652
  Family Median Income$53,083$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.7%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction9.1%0.6%
  Construction3.6%6.2%
  Manufacturing7.3%10.4%
  Wholesale trade0.0%2.7%
  Retail trade12.9%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing3.1%4.1%
  Utilities0.0%0.9%
  Information5.0%2.1%
  Finance and insurance2.1%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing1.1%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services4.4%6.7%
  Management of companies0.0%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs0.9%4.3%
  Educational services15.4%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance15.6%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation1.0%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services6.0%7.4%
  Other services4.7%4.9%
  Public administration7.3%4.8%
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    Unwelcoming - 10/25/2010
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    Very nice and quiet........... - 8/7/2008
    I live for 15 years in Decatur and then moved to Florida 6 years ago. I hate Florida and desperately miss the friendly, gentle people in Decatur. It is very quiet with... Read More


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