Galveston, Texas 

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Economy in Galveston, Texas

Galveston has an unemployment rate of 4.3%. The US average is 3.7%.

Galveston has seen the job market increase by 3.1% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.0%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Galveston
- The Sales Tax Rate for Galveston is 8.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Galveston 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 Galveston
- The average income of a Galveston resident is $26,164 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Galveston resident is $38,008 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYGalveston, TexasUnited States
  4.3%3.7%
  3.1%1.6%
  31.0%33.5%
  8.3%6.2%
  0.0%4.6%
  $28,227$31,177
  $42,486$57,652
  $57,605$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  1.0%0.6%
  6.5%6.2%
  4.2%10.4%
  1.5%2.7%
  10.3%11.6%
  5.0%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  0.9%2.1%
  3.1%4.7%
  2.6%1.9%
  4.4%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.2%4.3%
  12.5%9.3%
  17.6%13.8%
  4.0%2.2%
  14.2%7.4%
  3.9%4.9%
  3.5%4.8%
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    Reviews for Galveston    12 Reviews
    GPD works for the bloods - 1/20/2019
    I've lived in Galveston for several years. The police are corrupt and paid off by the local blood gang. It takes outside agencies such as Texas Marshals, DEA, and FBI to... Read More

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    Location - 10/6/2016
    Your intro page for Galveston, Texas shows the location as: Location: Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast I'd like to let you know that Galveston (not... Read More

    Visiting and Appreciating Galveston - 3/15/2013
    Galveston is one of the friendliest, relaxing invigorating places my family and I have visited. My children love this island, and we are considering moving here.... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN GALVESTON, TEXAS
    77550 77551 77554

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