Employment Tools & Statistics

Labor Force statistics are only available county-wide through Iowa Workforce Development.

February 2018 (January2018)

Unemployment Rate – Iowa: 3.5% (3.6%)
Unemployment Rate – Mahaska County: 3.6% (4.0%)
Resident Civilian Labor Force: 11,390 (11,320)
Resident Unemployed: 410 (450)
Resident Total Employed: 10,980 (10,870)

Not seasonally adjusted