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Economy in Tennessee

Tennessee has an unemployment rate of 3.5%. The US average is 3.9%.

Tennessee 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 41.6%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Tennessee
- The Sales Tax Rate for Tennessee is 9.5%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Tennessee is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Tennessee
- The average income of a Tennessee resident is $24,811 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Tennessee resident is $44,621 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYTennessee, TennesseeUnited States
  4.3%3.7%
  1.8%1.6%
  41.6%33.5%
  9.8%6.2%
  0.0%4.6%
  $27,277$31,177
  $48,708$57,652
  $60,217$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.8%1.3%
  0.2%0.6%
  6.2%6.2%
  13.1%10.4%
  2.7%2.7%
  12.2%11.6%
  5.1%4.1%
  1.1%0.9%
  1.9%2.1%
  4.1%4.7%
  1.6%1.9%
  4.8%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.5%4.3%
  8.7%9.3%
  14.1%13.8%
  1.8%2.2%
  7.5%7.4%
  4.9%4.9%
  4.4%4.8%
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    Reviews for Tennessee    41 Reviews
    Moving in a couple years - 3/15/2020
    Ive done a lot of research and im wanting to move from Massachusetts to Tennessee. What are some good country places that have jobs, and houses that are fair or low... Read More

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    Don't Waste Your Time - 1/29/2016
    Horrible schools, air pollution, lakes are so polluted you can't eat the fish, mean nasty people, low pay, and overall a bad place to chose to live. I have lived here... Read More

    Humidity in Tennessee - 11/10/2015
    Jodi from St. Michael - did you ever move to TN or elsewhere? I live in SW Florida now and its too hot and humid. Carla from Elk River,... Read More


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    MAPS OF TENNESSEE
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    ZIP CODES IN TENNESSEE
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