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Economy in Delaware

Delaware has an unemployment rate of 4.7%. The US average is 5.2%.

Delaware has seen the job market increase by 3.9% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 43.2%, which is higher than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Delaware
- The Sales Tax Rate for Delaware is 0.0%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Delaware is 5.6%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Delaware
- The average income of a Delaware resident is $30,191 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Delaware resident is $60,231 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYDelaware, DelawareUnited States
  Unemployment Rate4.7%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth3.9%1.6%
  Future Job Growth43.2%38.0%
  Sales Taxes0.0%6.0%
  Income Taxes0.05550.046
  Income per Cap.$30,191$28,555
  Household Income$60,231$53,482
  Family Median Income$72,683$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting1.0%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.0%0.6%
  Construction6.0%6.2%
  Manufacturing9.1%10.4%
  Wholesale trade1.9%2.7%
  Retail trade12.3%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing3.9%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information1.7%2.1%
  Finance and insurance8.0%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing1.7%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services5.8%6.7%
  Management of companies0.1%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs4.1%4.3%
  Educational services9.6%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance15.0%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation2.2%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services6.8%7.4%
  Other services4.5%4.9%
  Public administration5.7%4.8%
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    Reviews for Delaware    18 Reviews
    Great State - 1/18/2018
    Delaware is a small state which makes everything you need close. It is also centrally located between major cities like Baltimore and Philadelphia. The property taxes... Read More

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