Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area, Massachusetts 

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Economy in Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area, Massachusetts

Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area has an unemployment rate of 5.9%. The US average is 6.0%.

Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area has seen the job market increase by 4.0% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 40.2%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area
- The Sales Tax Rate for Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area is 5.7%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area is 5.1%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area
- The average income of a Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area resident is $39,572 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area resident is $74,494 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYBoston-Cambridge-Newton, MassachusettsUnited States
  5.9%6.0%
  -8.8%-6.2%
  40.2%33.5%
  6.3%6.2%
  5.1%4.6%
  $43,348$31,177
  $81,838$57,652
  $102,945$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.3%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  5.1%6.2%
  8.8%10.4%
  2.3%2.7%
  10.2%11.6%
  2.9%4.1%
  0.6%0.9%
  2.6%2.1%
  6.3%4.7%
  1.9%1.9%
  10.9%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  3.8%4.3%
  11.6%9.3%
  15.8%13.8%
  1.9%2.2%
  6.8%7.4%
  4.4%4.9%
  3.8%4.8%
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    Reviews for Boston-Cambridge-Newton    2 Reviews
    If want gray weather come to Boston - 5/6/2021
    Boston blows. I have lived here for 50 years. Super depressing the majority of the time if you like decent weather. Storms tend to stick around for days. Weather is... Read More

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    Lots of work in an unhappy place - 3/6/2021
    I grew up in a big city in TX; have lived in IA, MO, spent chunks of time in MT, OR, WA, CA, and road-tripped all over the US.  I moved to MA ~20 years ago for work, and... Read More


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