Wheeling, West Virginia 

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Economy in Wheeling, West Virginia

Wheeling has an unemployment rate of 6.8%. The US average is 6.0%.

Wheeling has seen the job market decrease by -0.1% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 24.1%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Wheeling
- The Sales Tax Rate for Wheeling is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Wheeling is 6.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Wheeling
- The average income of a Wheeling resident is $24,831 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Wheeling resident is $36,085 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYWheeling, West VirginiaUnited States
  6.8%6.0%
  -7.7%-6.2%
  24.1%33.5%
  7.0%6.2%
  6.0%4.6%
  $28,745$31,177
  $41,171$57,652
  $62,853$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  2.2%0.6%
  3.8%6.2%
  6.2%10.4%
  3.2%2.7%
  14.2%11.6%
  3.1%4.1%
  1.9%0.9%
  1.3%2.1%
  4.9%4.7%
  0.9%1.9%
  6.1%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  2.4%4.3%
  9.7%9.3%
  17.2%13.8%
  4.1%2.2%
  8.7%7.4%
  3.9%4.9%
  5.8%4.8%
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    Reviews for Wheeling    6 Reviews
    Is there an Amtrak in Wheeling? - 8/22/2016
    Is there an Amtrak in Wheeling, WV or what is the closest city there is an Amtrak in going toward Pittsburg, PA? Also what kind of people live in Wheeling? Thank... Read More

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    Crime Rate - 9/21/2013
    Wheeling is a very safe place to raise a family. Exceptionally low crime rate. Great schools to choose from. Lots of churches and 2 competitive area hospitals.... Read More

    Wheeling after many years away - 8/14/2012
    My wife and I grew up in Wheeling and left in our early 20's but have come back after 40 years. Having lived from Bangor, ME to Ft. Lauderdale, Fl we found there is no... Read More


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