Vancouver, Washington 

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Economy in Vancouver, Washington

Vancouver has an unemployment rate of 6.8%. The US average is 5.2%.

Vancouver has seen the job market increase by 2.8% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.8%, which is higher than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Vancouver
- The Sales Tax Rate for Vancouver is 8.4%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Vancouver is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Vancouver
- The average income of a Vancouver resident is $26,365 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Vancouver resident is $50,379 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYVancouver, WashingtonUnited States
  Unemployment Rate6.8%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth2.8%1.6%
  Future Job Growth38.8%38.0%
  Sales Taxes8.4%6.0%
  Income Taxes00.046
  Income per Cap.$26,365$28,555
  Household Income$50,379$53,482
  Family Median Income$57,395$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.4%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.1%0.6%
  Construction6.3%6.2%
  Manufacturing12.5%10.4%
  Wholesale trade2.8%2.7%
  Retail trade12.2%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing6.1%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information2.3%2.1%
  Finance and insurance4.2%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing2.3%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services6.2%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs5.1%4.3%
  Educational services6.6%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance13.5%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation1.7%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services8.3%7.4%
  Other services5.2%4.9%
  Public administration3.5%4.8%
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    Reviews for Vancouver    49 Reviews
    Awesome place to raise family - 8/6/2018
    Awesome place to live , quality life a lot better than New York or San Mateo California where I was living before , it is getting very expensive and crowded. We move... Read More

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    Resident from 2015-2018 - 3/20/2018
    Pros: Beautiful green scenery, plenty of rivers and lakes, great air quality, top notch natural landmarks within an hour radius, very little to zero dangerous wildlife... Read More

    The gloom will make you literally sick - 3/20/2018
    Well. I moved here from southern California about 3 years ago (yes, there are a lot like me). I was looking to get away from the constant heat and sun, which I sure as... Read More


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