Harlingen, Texas 

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Economy in Harlingen, Texas

Harlingen has an unemployment rate of 9.0%. The US average is 6.0%.

Harlingen has seen the job market increase by 1.2% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 27.6%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Harlingen
- The Sales Tax Rate for Harlingen is 8.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Harlingen 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 Harlingen
- The average income of a Harlingen resident is $17,253 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Harlingen resident is $34,868 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYHarlingen, TexasUnited States
  9.0%6.0%
  -3.6%-6.2%
  27.6%33.5%
  8.3%6.2%
  0.0%4.6%
  $18,251$31,177
  $38,122$57,652
  $42,641$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  1.0%1.3%
  0.4%0.6%
  4.1%6.2%
  4.0%10.4%
  2.7%2.7%
  12.4%11.6%
  3.8%4.1%
  0.9%0.9%
  2.7%2.1%
  3.1%4.7%
  1.5%1.9%
  4.0%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  5.9%4.3%
  14.6%9.3%
  20.8%13.8%
  1.3%2.2%
  5.9%7.4%
  4.4%4.9%
  6.6%4.8%
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    Reviews for Harlingen    6 Reviews
    Sunshine and Opportunity Await - 1/10/2021
    Harlingen is a city that offers retirees the most bang for the buck! It is near enough to McAllen and Brownsville and all they offer. You get a wide variety of shopping... Read More

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    Not as Bland as You Might Think! - 11/7/2018
    This area of the state of Texas is bland to most people from the East and northeast. However the community has everything you need at a price you can afford. Dining out... Read More

    Great Place - 10/6/2017
    Here is what you will not get in Harlingen: easy access to great museums and Michelin starred restaurants. However, there are things that counter it. 1) It is... Read More


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