Employment Tools & Statistics

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

Mahaska County
May  2020 (Apr  2020)

Unemployment Rate: 9.4% (9.7%)
Labor Force: 11,970 (11,930)
Unemployed: 1,130 (1,150)
Employed: 10,840 (10,780)

United States – Unemployment Rate:  13.3% (14.7%)
Iowa – Unemployment Rate: 9.7% (10.8%)

Not seasonally adjusted