El Paso, Texas 

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Economy in El Paso, Texas

El Paso has an unemployment rate of 4.2%. The US average is 3.9%.

El Paso has seen the job market increase by 1.9% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 35.9%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for El Paso
- The Sales Tax Rate for El Paso is 8.2%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for El Paso 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 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

  ECONOMYEl Paso, TexasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate4.2%3.9%
  Recent Job Growth1.9%1.6%
  Future Job Growth35.9%33.5%
  Sales Taxes8.2%7.3%
  Income Tax0.0%4.6%
  Income per Cap.$21,120$31,177
  Household Income$44,431$57,652
  Family Median Income$50,247$70,850
  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%
  Utilities1.0%0.9%
  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    66 Reviews
    It's okay here. - 2/10/2019
    Don't live here unless you are military. There is no room for growth, people are comfortable staying where they are even if they are making 9 dollars an hour. There's no... Read More

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    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

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


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