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* Northfield-Waitsfield Labor Market Area LMA *
 

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Labor Force by LMA - with employment and unemployment
 
May, 2017 - Not Seasonally Adjusted
 
  Labor Force Employment Unemployment  
      Number Rate
Vermont 342,000 332,000 9,950 2.9
LMA areas   in unemployment rate order
  White River Junction 19,850 19,400 450 2.2
  Burlington-South Burlington 124,350 121,550 2,800 2.3
  Barre-Montpelier 25,800 25,100 700 2.7
  Middlebury 18,750 18,250 500 2.8
  Highgate 10,200 9,900 300 3.0
  Springfield 10,500 10,150 350 3.2
  Newbury 2,850 2,750 100 3.2
  Northfield-Waitsfield 6,650 6,400 200 3.2
  Randolph 7,250 7,000 250 3.2
  St. Johnsbury 13,550 13,100 450 3.4
  Bennington 11,100 10,750 350 3.4
  Rutland 21,250 20,550 750 3.4
  Littleton, NH-VT (Vt part) 800 800 50 3.4
  Brattleboro 22,000 21,200 750 3.5
  Morristown-Waterbury 17,450 16,800 650 3.8
  Manchester 11,200 10,750 450 4.0
  Derby 12,450 11,850 600 4.8
  Woodstock 3,800 3,600 200 5.0
  Colebrook, NH-VT (Vt part) 550 500 50 6.0
 
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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, 2016 annual averages
 
Industry Sector Owner-
ship
Establish-
ments
Jobs % of
total
jobs
Total
Wages
Average
Wage
Total Covered - all ownerships   All 527 4,811 100.0 $184,771,296 $38,410
    Private ownership   Private 509 4,339 90.2 $166,874,223 $38,462
       Goods Producing domain   Private 116 675 14.0 $27,360,001 $40,508
          Natural Resources and Mining supersector   Private 9 36 0.7 $871,882 $24,560
             Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting   Private 9 36 0.7 $871,882 $24,560
          Construction supersector   Private 82 315 6.5 $13,434,975 $42,617
          Manufacturing supersector   Private 25 325 6.8 $13,053,144 $40,205
             Manufacturing   Private 25 325 6.8 $13,053,144 $40,205
                Durable Goods manufacturing   Private 7 29 0.6 $951,856 $32,449
                Non-Durable Goods manufacturing   Private 18 295 6.1 $12,101,288 $40,975
       Service Providing domain   Private 394 3,663 76.1 $139,514,222 $38,085
          Trade, Transportation, and Utilities supersector   Private 88 569 11.8 $18,155,462 $31,894
             Wholesale trade   Private 31 63 1.3 $3,978,454 $63,319
             Retail trade   Private 54 499 10.4 $13,826,576 $27,690
             Transportation and warehousing   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
             Utilities   Private Not published, but included in subtotals
          Information supersector   Private 17 95 2.0 $7,870,432 $83,065
          Financial Activities supersector   Private 42 127 2.6 $7,195,932 $56,660
             Finance and insurance   Private 19 48 1.0 $4,238,570 $87,842
             Real estate and rental and leasing   Private 23 79 1.6 $2,957,362 $37,554
          Professional and Business Services supersector   Private 119 369 7.7 $22,597,283 $61,322
             Professional and technical services   Private 86 216 4.5 $15,632,734 $72,485
             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 1,185 24.6 $55,565,504 $46,894
             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 53 1,123 23.3 $22,110,645 $19,698
             Arts, entertainment, and recreation   Private 8 78 1.6 $1,605,029 $20,577
             Accommodation and food services   Private 45 1,045 21.7 $20,505,616 $19,632
                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 42 196 4.1 $6,018,966 $30,657
    Government total   All Gvt 18 472 9.8 $17,897,073 $37,931
    Federal Government *   Federal Gvt 6 40 0.8 $2,120,660 $52,579
         Postal service   Federal Gvt 5 28 0.6 $1,395,127 $50,275
         Public administration   Federal Gvt 1 13 0.3 $725,533 $57,660
    Local government *   Local Gvt 12 432 9.0 $15,776,413 $36,562
         Educational services   Local Gvt 6 240 5.0 $10,330,666 $43,134
         Public administration   Local Gvt 6 192 4.0 $5,445,747 $28,363
 
*  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
December 2015 - November 2016
 Northfield-Waitsfield
  Job
Seekers
% of
total
All Job Seekers 2,169 100.0
   Gender
Female 931 42.9
Male 1,223 56.4
   Education Status
In School - Middle or High school 52 2.4
In School - Post Secondary school 148 6.8
Not In School - High School graduate 1,612 74.3
Not In School - Not a High School Graduate 301 13.9
   Race
White 1,968 90.7
African American 62 2.9
American Indian and Alaskan Native 9 0.4
Asian 7 0.3
Hawaiian Native and Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0
 
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Source: Vermont Department of Labor, Labor Exchange Information
 
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Northfield-Waitsfield LMA
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Norwich University
 158 Harmon Drive
 Northfield, VT 05663
 Phone: 802 485-2000
 Toll Free:800 468-6679
 Web site: www.norwich.edu
 
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