Employment Tools & Statistics

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

Mahaska County
August 2019 (July 2019)

Unemployment Rate: 2.6% (2.7%)
Labor Force: 11,960 (12,030)
Unemployed: 310 (320)
Employed: 11.650 (11,700)

United States – Unemployment Rate:  3.8% (4.0%)
Iowa – Unemployment Rate: 2.6% (2.7%)

Not seasonally adjusted