Employment Tools & Statistics

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

Mahaska County
Jan  2020 (Dec  2019)

Unemployment Rate: 3.2% (2.6%)
Labor Force: 12,000 (12,100)
Unemployed: 380 (310)
Employed: 11,620 (11,790)

United States – Unemployment Rate:  4.0% (3.4%)
Iowa – Unemployment Rate: 3.6% (2.9%)

Not seasonally adjusted