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Economy in Connecticut

Connecticut has an unemployment rate of 3.6%. The US average is 3.7%.

Connecticut has seen the job market decrease by 0.0% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 28.3%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Connecticut
- The Sales Tax Rate for Connecticut is 6.4%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Connecticut is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Connecticut
- The average income of a Connecticut resident is $38,480 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Connecticut resident is $69,899 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYConnecticut, ConnecticutUnited States
  3.6%3.7%
  0.0%1.6%
  28.3%33.5%
  6.4%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $41,365$31,177
  $73,781$57,652
  $93,800$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  5.6%6.2%
  10.7%10.4%
  2.5%2.7%
  10.9%11.6%
  3.0%4.1%
  0.8%0.9%
  2.3%2.1%
  7.4%4.7%
  1.8%1.9%
  7.1%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.0%4.3%
  11.0%9.3%
  15.4%13.8%
  2.6%2.2%
  6.0%7.4%
  4.5%4.9%
  3.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Connecticut    63 Reviews
    Climate of Conncticut: - 8/5/2016
    Lived in New Haven on the Connecticut coast (Long Island Sound) for 5 years in College. Summers are hot and often humid, but I like the beach and warm weather so I loved... Read More

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    EXSPENSIVE TO LIVE HERE - 2/16/2016
    I CAN'T SEE RETIRING HERE IN CT WAY TO EXSPENSIVE , COLD, AND LOTS OF TAXES MAKE IT IMPOSSIBLE TO RETIRE HERE.... Read More

    Connecticut - 1/30/2016
    Connecticut offers a good diversity of cultures, religion,heritage and employment opportunities. We have a variety of geography ranging from the shorelines of Long... Read More


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    MAPS OF CONNECTICUT
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    ZIP CODES IN CONNECTICUT
    06902, 06010, 06516, 06810, 06511, 06606, 06457, 06492, 06082, 06513, ... 282 more

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