Economy in Provo, Utah

Provo has an unemployment rate of 3.9%. The US average is 5.2%.

Provo has seen the job market increase by 4.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 44.7%, which is higher than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Provo
- The Sales Tax Rate for Provo is 6.8%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Provo is 5.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Provo
- The average income of a Provo resident is $17,539 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Provo resident is $40,359 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYProvo, UtahUnited States
  Unemployment Rate3.9%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth4.3%1.6%
  Future Job Growth44.7%38.0%
  Sales Taxes6.8%6.0%
  Income Taxes5.0%4.6%
  Income per Cap.$17,539$28,555
  Household Income$40,359$53,482
  Family Median Income$45,136$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.2%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.2%0.6%
  Construction4.8%6.2%
  Manufacturing6.8%10.4%
  Wholesale trade1.8%2.7%
  Retail trade11.5%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing1.4%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information2.7%2.1%
  Finance and insurance2.2%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing1.5%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services7.4%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs6.8%4.3%
  Educational services25.3%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance10.1%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation2.1%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services7.1%7.4%
  Other services5.9%4.9%
  Public administration1.8%4.8%
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Reviews for Provo    21 Reviews
The Mormon's Last Refuge - 5/27/2018
With Salt Lake being a "normal" America city, Mormons have moved south to Utah County, which is anchored by Provo (the home of their main university, BYU). When driving... Read More

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Nice small town. - 2/10/2018
I live in Mississippi and im 15. Im looking for somewhere to relocate when I graduate college. Even though im 15 and I have a long way ahead before I even graduate... Read More

Great Place to Raise a Family - 12/14/2016
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84604 84601 84606