09 Aug 2017 Top 10 Counties with Best and Worst Manufacturing Economies of 2016: Jefferson, Fulton, Dallas Create Most Manufacturing Jobs; Harris, Travis, Fairfield Lose Most
Recently released data show that Manufacturing job creation in 2016 across counties in the US varied from a high of 3,600 in Jefferson County, KY to a loss of 19,000 jobs in Harris County, TX.
Out of more than 2,700 counties with Manufacturing economies, the Top 5 job creators also included Fulton County-GA (3,400), Dallas County-TX (3,200), Alameda County-CA (3,000), and San Diego County, CA (2,500).
Manufacturing job losses were also led by Travis County-TX (-3,000), Fairfield County-CT (-2,500), Erie County-PA (-2,300) and Cuyahoga County-OH (-2,200).
Overall in the U.S., the Manufacturing Sector created 4,000 net new jobs in 2016.
Research, analysis and content developed by Headlight Data. Original data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
About Headlight Data:
Headlight Data is an award-winning online data aggregator, designed for economic and workforce development organizations, that provides online, decision-support tools on the economy, demographics, education, workforce and public policy.
Please click the ‘Download’ section at the bottom-right for all the download options.
Note: Permission is granted to re-publish, reference, quote or link back to this content, including charts and tables, as long as Headlight Data is appropriately cited as the source.
Top 10 Counties with Best and Worst Beverage And Tobacco Product Manufacturing Economies of 2016: Fulton, Middlesex, San Diego Counties Create Most Beverage And Tobacco Product Manufacturing Jobs; Forsyth, Guilford, St. Louis Counties Lose Most
Recently released data show that Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing job creation in 2016 across ... Read more
Top 10 Counties with Best and Worst Food Manufacturing Economies of 2016: Los Angeles, Cook, Maricopa Counties Create Most Food Manufacturing Jobs; Davis, Dane, Bonneville Counties Lose Most
Recently released data show that Food Manufacturing job creation in 2016 across counties in the ... Read more