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* Northfield-Waitsfield Labor Market Area LMA *
 

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Labor Force by LMA - with employment and unemployment
 
May, 2015 - Not Seasonally Adjusted
 
  Labor Force Employment Unemployment  
      Number Rate
Vermont 346,050 334,450 11,550 3.3
LMA areas   in unemployment rate order
  White River Junction 19,600 19,100 500 2.6
  Burlington-South Burlington 126,650 123,350 3,300 2.6
  Barre-Montpelier 26,050 25,250 750 2.9
  Middlebury 18,800 18,200 600 3.3
  Newbury 2,800 2,700 100 3.3
  Northfield-Waitsfield 6,700 6,450 250 3.5
  Highgate 10,350 9,950 350 3.5
  Randolph 7,450 7,200 250 3.6
  Brattleboro 22,150 21,350 800 3.7
  Bennington 11,300 10,850 450 3.9
  Littleton, NH-VT (Vt part) 850 850 50 3.9
  St. Johnsbury 13,850 13,250 550 4.0
  Springfield 10,650 10,200 450 4.0
  Morristown-Waterbury 17,200 16,450 750 4.3
  Rutland 21,950 20,950 950 4.4
  Manchester 11,150 10,650 500 4.4
  Derby 12,650 12,000 650 5.0
  Woodstock 3,700 3,450 200 5.6
  Colebrook, NH-VT (Vt part) 550 550 50 7.5
 
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Source: Vermont Department of Labor, Local Area Unemployment Statistics
 
Industry Sectors - establishments, jobs, and wages
 
Northfield-Waitsfield LMA
U.I. Covered Employment & Wages, 2014 annual averages
 
Industry Sector Owner-
ship
Establish-
ments
Jobs % of
total
jobs
Total
Wages
Average
Wage
Total Covered - all ownerships   All 510 4,816 100.0 $178,616,847 $37,089
    Private ownership   Private 491 4,324 89.8 $161,451,649 $37,339
       Goods Producing domain   Private 107 628 13.0 $27,081,303 $43,094
          Natural Resources and Mining supersector   Private 6 28 0.6 $716,050 $25,348
             Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting   Private 6 28 0.6 $716,050 $25,348
          Construction supersector   Private 80 300 6.2 $12,961,394 $43,276
          Manufacturing supersector   Private 21 301 6.3 $13,403,859 $44,580
             Manufacturing   Private 21 301 6.3 $13,403,859 $44,580
                Durable Goods manfacturing   Private 9 38 0.8 $1,043,360 $27,700
                Non-Durable Goods manufacturing   Private 12 263 5.5 $12,360,499 $46,998
       Service Providing domain   Private 385 3,696 76.7 $134,370,346 $36,360
          Trade, Transportation, and Utilities supersector   Private 91 563 11.7 $17,191,709 $30,540
             Wholesale trade   Private 32 56 1.2 $3,417,237 $61,022
             Retail trade   Private 56 500 10.4 $13,561,520 $27,100
             Transportation and warehousing   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
             Utilities   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
          Information supersector   Private 15 101 2.1 $8,164,899 $80,773
          Financial Activities supersector   Private 40 209 4.3 $11,753,539 $56,305
             Finance and insurance   Private 18 127 2.6 $9,136,294 $71,658
             Real estate and rental and leasing   Private 22 81 1.7 $2,617,245 $32,212
          Professional and Business Services supersector   Private 109 312 6.5 $17,291,106 $55,465
             Professional and technical services   Private 80 238 4.9 $15,270,387 $64,116
             Management of companies and enterprises   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
             Administrative and waste services   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
          Education and Health Services supersector   Private 33 1,113 23.1 $50,659,105 $45,499
             Educational services   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
             Health care and social assistance   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
          Leisure and Hospitality supersector   Private 55 1,191 24.7 $23,312,491 $19,567
             Arts, entertainment, and recreation   Private 7 88 1.8 $1,818,415 $20,605
             Accommodation and food services   Private 48 1,103 22.9 $21,494,076 $19,484
                Accommodation   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
                Food services and drinking places   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
          Other services, except public administration supersector   Private 43 206 4.3 $5,997,496 $29,090
    Government total   All Gvt 19 492 10.2 $17,165,198 $34,895
    Federal Government *   Federal Gvt 6 40 0.8 $2,060,694 $50,986
         Postal service   Federal Gvt 5 28 0.6 $1,339,952 $48,287
         Public administration   Federal Gvt 1 13 0.3 $720,742 $56,899
    Local government *   Local Gvt 13 451 9.4 $15,104,504 $33,454
         Educational services   Local Gvt 6 311 6.5 $11,264,261 $36,239
         Public administration   Local Gvt 7 141 2.9 $3,840,243 $27,300
 
*  Detail may not add to total. Only selected industries listed.
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Source: Vermont Department of Labor, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages
 
Jobseeker Characteristics
 
Northfield-Waitsfield LMA
June 2014 - May 2015
 Northfield-Waitsfield
  Job
Seekers
% of
total
All Job Seekers 2,570 100.0
   Gender
Female 1,064 41.4
Male 1,480 57.6
   Education Status
In School - Middle or High school 97 3.8
In School - Post Secondary school 167 6.5
Not In School - High School graduate 1,746 67.9
Not In School - Not a High School Graduate 338 13.2
   Race
White 2,326 90.5
African American 57 2.2
American Indian and Alaskan Native 8 0.3
Asian 8 0.3
Hawaiian Native and Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1
 
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Source: Vermont Department of Labor, Labor Exchange Information
 
Educational & Training Resources
 
Northfield-Waitsfield LMA
Techinical Training Centers, Colleges, Universities and Professional Schools
 
Norwich University
 158 Harmon Drive
 Northfield, VT 05663
 Phone: 802 485-2000
 Toll Free:800 468-6679
 Fax: 802 485-2042
 E-mail: nuadm@norwich.edu
 Web site: www.norwich.edu
 
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