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* Northfield-Waitsfield Labor Market Area LMA *
 

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Labor Force by LMA - with employment and unemployment
 
December, 2015 - Not Seasonally Adjusted
 
  Labor Force Employment Unemployment  
      Number Rate
Vermont 341,300 330,650 10,650 3.1
LMA areas   in unemployment rate order
  White River Junction 19,000 18,550 450 2.3
  Burlington-South Burlington 125,050 122,050 3,000 2.4
  Springfield 10,950 10,650 350 3.0
  Woodstock 4,150 4,050 150 3.1
  Newbury 2,700 2,600 100 3.1
  Northfield-Waitsfield 6,950 6,750 200 3.1
  Rutland 22,100 21,400 700 3.2
  Brattleboro 22,150 21,450 700 3.2
  Barre-Montpelier 25,450 24,600 850 3.3
  Middlebury 17,800 17,200 600 3.3
  Highgate 9,900 9,600 350 3.4
  Randolph 7,250 7,000 250 3.5
  Manchester 11,400 11,000 450 3.9
  Littleton, NH-VT (Vt part) 800 800 50 3.9
  St. Johnsbury 13,050 12,550 550 4.0
  Morristown-Waterbury 17,050 16,300 700 4.2
  Bennington 10,750 10,300 450 4.3
  Derby 12,400 11,700 700 5.6
  Colebrook, NH-VT (Vt part) 550 500 50 7.0
 
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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, 2014 annual averages
 
Industry Sector Owner-
ship
Establish-
ments
Jobs % of
total
jobs
Total
Wages
Average
Wage
Total Covered - all ownerships   All 508 4,815 100.0 $178,612,727 $37,095
    Private ownership   Private 490 4,323 89.8 $161,445,424 $37,345
       Goods Producing domain   Private 106 628 13.0 $27,082,231 $43,130
          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 80 299 6.2 $12,960,145 $43,345
          Manufacturing supersector   Private 21 301 6.3 $13,406,036 $44,588
             Manufacturing   Private 21 301 6.3 $13,406,036 $44,588
                Durable Goods manufacturing   Private 9 38 0.8 $1,043,360 $27,700
                Non-Durable Goods manufacturing   Private 12 263 5.5 $12,362,676 $47,006
       Service Providing domain   Private 384 3,695 76.7 $134,363,193 $36,362
          Trade, Transportation, and Utilities supersector   Private 91 563 11.7 $17,192,649 $30,542
             Wholesale trade   Private 32 56 1.2 $3,417,237 $61,022
             Retail trade   Private 56 500 10.4 $13,562,461 $27,102
             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 39 208 4.3 $11,753,539 $56,372
             Finance and insurance   Private 18 127 2.6 $9,136,294 $71,799
             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 $50,663,300 $45,506
             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 $23,300,203 $19,557
             Arts, entertainment, and recreation   Private 7 88 1.8 $1,818,415 $20,605
             Accommodation and food services   Private 48 1,103 22.9 $21,481,788 $19,473
                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 $17,167,302 $34,899
    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 $15,106,608 $33,459
         Educational services   Local Gvt 6 311 6.5 $11,264,261 $36,239
         Public administration   Local Gvt 7 141 2.9 $3,842,347 $27,315
 
*  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
February 2015 - January 2016
 Northfield-Waitsfield
  Job
Seekers
% of
total
All Job Seekers 2,520 100.0
   Gender
Female 1,082 42.9
Male 1,415 56.2
   Education Status
In School - Middle or High school 79 3.1
In School - Post Secondary school 168 6.7
Not In School - High School graduate 1,792 71.1
Not In School - Not a High School Graduate 323 12.8
   Race
White 2,279 90.4
African American 55 2.2
American Indian and Alaskan Native 17 0.7
Asian 6 0.2
Hawaiian Native and Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0
 
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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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