Fast Facts

Population - 2014  - 5,232

Daily Service Population - approximatley 7,000

Weather

     Average Temperature - 65
               January -   46
               July -   92
     Average Rainfall  - 52 inches

Labor Force

 

    Shelby County
    Labor Force Unemployment Rate
2016 April 11,518 5.5
2016 March 11,543 5.7
2016 February 11,460 5.4
2016 January 11,334 5.7
2015 December 11,263 5.4
2015 November 11,241 5.3
2015 October 11,331 5.4
2015 September 11,676 5.1
2015 August 11,613 5.4
2015 July 11,697 5.6

Business Costs

       Average retail lease - $1.00 per square foot per month
       Average office lease - $0.75 per square foot per month
       2015 Average weekly wage - $690

Retail

Total Retail Sales ($1,000)  -  194,370
Per Capita Retail Sales  -  $34,046  The per capita retail sales for the State of Texas is $13,061.

ISO Rating     3

NO PERSONAL INCOME TAX IN TEXAS

Sales Tax Rates

       City sales tax    2%
       State sales tax  6.25%
       Total sales tax  8.25%

Property Tax Rates

       City of Center - 0.54
       Shelby County - 0.5283
       Center ISD - 1.3338
       County Road & Bridge -  0.0795
       Total tax rate  -  2.4816