Charlottesville, Virginia 

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Economy in Charlottesville, Virginia

Charlottesville has an unemployment rate of 2.6%. The US average is 3.7%.

Charlottesville has seen the job market increase by 3.7% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 42.7%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Charlottesville
- The Sales Tax Rate for Charlottesville is 5.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Charlottesville is 5.8%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Charlottesville
- The average income of a Charlottesville resident is $28,285 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Charlottesville resident is $47,218 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYCharlottesville, VirginiaUnited States
  2.6%3.7%
  3.7%1.6%
  42.7%33.5%
  5.3%6.2%
  5.8%4.6%
  $32,860$31,177
  $54,739$57,652
  $76,173$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.8%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  3.6%6.2%
  3.5%10.4%
  0.9%2.7%
  9.1%11.6%
  1.6%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  2.3%2.1%
  2.2%4.7%
  1.2%1.9%
  10.5%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  2.8%4.3%
  22.0%9.3%
  16.4%13.8%
  1.9%2.2%
  12.1%7.4%
  5.4%4.9%
  3.4%4.8%
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    Reviews for Charlottesville    40 Reviews
    Fun but expensive - 3/5/2019
    Charlottesville is a beautiful college town. Just be forewarned that it comes with a lot of traffic and very high real estate prices. A small colonial in town in a good... Read More

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    Did not want to leave! - 3/18/2018
    I went to UVa in the late 70's and spent nearly 6 years there as an undergrad and afterward as a townie. Probably the best years of my life. I only left to pursue... Read More

    loved it here and sick missing it. - 3/7/2017
    Want to start by saying we have lived in Boise, San Francisco, Seattle, Corvallis-Oregon, Yakima-Washington, Las Vegas, Baltimore, Manhattan-Kansas, Enterprise-Alabama,... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA
    22903 22901 22902

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