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Labor and Wages

Washington County Area Labor Profile - 2015

Get Washington County information for:

  • Labor Force Activity
  • Population Estimates
  • Industry Mix
  • Per Capita Income
  • Largest Employers
  • Education of the Labor Force

To view detailed information for the topics listed above, click the Washington County Area Labor Profile 2015 Report (PDF). 2016 data coming soon.

Data Source: Georgia Department of Labor; U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Census Bureau, The Governor's Office of Student Achievement of Georgia, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), and Technical College System of Georgia.


Washington County Area Employment Dynamics

There are 6,486 primary jobs in the area. Approximately 53% (3,415) of these jobs are done by persons living outside of the area. Area residents work the remaining 3,071 primary jobs. Additionally, 3,503 residents leave the area for their primary job.

Of the primary jobs in the area, approximately 35% of workers drive less than ten miles to get home. Approximately 44% of workers drive in excess of 25 miles to get home.

To view the available demographic and industry level details for the workers of the jobs in the area, click the Work Area Profile 2016 Report (PDF).

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau, LED-OTM. Reports Prepared By: Workforce Statistics and Economic Research, Georgia Department of Labor.


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