Employment Tools & Statistics

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

Mahaska County
September 2019 (August 2019)

Unemployment Rate: 2.3% (2.6%)
Labor Force: 12,250 (11,950)
Unemployed: 280 (310)
Employed: 11,970 (11,650)

United States – Unemployment Rate:  3.3% (3.8%)
Iowa – Unemployment Rate: 2.2% (2.6%)

Not seasonally adjusted