El Paso, Texas 

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Economy in El Paso, Texas

El Paso has an unemployment rate of 4.8%. The US average is 5.2%.

El Paso has seen the job market increase by 1.0% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.2%, which is lower than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for El Paso
- The Sales Tax Rate for El Paso is 8.3%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for El Paso is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for El Paso
- The average income of a El Paso resident is $20,050 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a El Paso resident is $42,037 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYEl Paso, TexasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate4.8%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth1.0%1.6%
  Future Job Growth37.2%38.0%
  Sales Taxes8.3%6.0%
  Income Taxes00.046
  Income per Cap.$20,050$28,555
  Household Income$42,037$53,482
  Family Median Income$47,075$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.3%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.7%0.6%
  Construction5.0%6.2%
  Manufacturing6.9%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.9%2.7%
  Retail trade11.9%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing5.1%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information1.8%2.1%
  Finance and insurance3.8%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing1.7%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services4.2%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs5.8%4.3%
  Educational services12.2%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance13.9%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation1.4%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services8.8%7.4%
  Other services4.5%4.9%
  Public administration8.1%4.8%
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    Reviews for El Paso    65 Reviews
    Not a welcoming place, bad drivers~ - 6/7/2018
    Ill begin with saying, the living expenses are dirt cheap. You can buy a decent home for under 200k maybe even less than 100k. Thing is the pay is also dirt cheap here... Read More

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    ELP - 12/9/2017
    Great place to live, work, and... Read More

    A place to live. - 5/15/2017
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