Economy in Tyler, Texas

Tyler has an unemployment rate of 4.5%. The US average is 5.2%.

Tyler 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 37.9%, which is lower than the US average of 38.0%.

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

Income and Salaries for Tyler
- The average income of a Tyler resident is $26,132 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Tyler resident is $42,752 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYTyler, TexasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate4.5%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth1.2%1.6%
  Future Job Growth37.9%38.0%
  Sales Taxes8.3%6.0%
  Income Taxes00.046
  Income per Cap.$26,132$28,555
  Household Income$42,752$53,482
  Family Median Income$56,323$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.8%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction2.3%0.6%
  Construction5.8%6.2%
  Manufacturing8.4%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.0%2.7%
  Retail trade14.4%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing3.4%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information2.6%2.1%
  Finance and insurance3.3%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing1.6%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services4.3%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs3.2%4.3%
  Educational services9.9%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance18.5%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation1.7%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services8.3%7.4%
  Other services5.3%4.9%
  Public administration3.4%4.8%
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