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Economy in Alabama

Alabama has an unemployment rate of 4.0%. The US average is 3.9%.

Alabama has seen the job market increase by 1.8% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 32.4%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Alabama
- The Sales Tax Rate for Alabama is 8.4%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Alabama is 5.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Alabama
- The average income of a Alabama resident is $23,936 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Alabama resident is $43,511 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYAlabama, AlabamaUnited States
  3.1%3.7%
  1.8%1.6%
  32.4%33.5%
  5.0%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $25,746$31,177
  $46,472$57,652
  $59,115$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  1.2%1.3%
  0.5%0.6%
  6.4%6.2%
  13.9%10.4%
  2.5%2.7%
  12.0%11.6%
  3.7%4.1%
  1.5%0.9%
  1.7%2.1%
  4.1%4.7%
  1.4%1.9%
  5.4%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.8%4.3%
  9.2%9.3%
  13.3%13.8%
  1.2%2.2%
  7.1%7.4%
  5.2%4.9%
  5.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Alabama    19 Reviews
    Sweet Home Alabama - 12/6/2016
    My husband and I have lived in Memphis for the last 14 years. Believe me, anyplace is better to live than Memphis. These poor folks are stuck in a Civil Rights bubble... Read More

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    Thinking of moving to Foley - 3/25/2015
    Can anyone tell me about the services available to senior citizens in Foley. example: if I move there now, I am 67. If I stay and eventually stop driving are there... Read More

    Hot and Humid Summers - Mild Winters - 9/25/2014
    Alabama summers are stiflingly bright, hot and humid. Heaven help you if you don't have AC in your car. Alabama is a great place to live if your interests are in... Read More


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