Grant County Workforce Profile

Take a closer look at Grant County’s workforce

Our highly trained workforce of over 250,000 is drawn from an excellent mix of job experiences across ten counties.
Grant County Numbers (2015):

Labor Force Estimates

Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Area Rate
2015 32,446 30,675 1,771 5.5

For more information regarding Grant County’s workforce, you can download the following PDFs:

2015 Wage & Benefit Survey

2016 Jobs Posted and Starting Wages Survey

Grant County, IN

Residential Labor Force Estimates (not seasonally adjusted)

Grant County, IN December 2014 Rank of 92 Monthly Change 11/14 to 12/14 Yearly Change 12/13 to 12/14 Annual Average 2014
Labor Force 33,127 24 -0.2% -0.3% n/a
Employed 30,925 24 -0.1% 0.3% n/a
Unemployed 2,202 19 -1.3% -8.3% n/a
Unemployment Rate December 2014 Rank of 92 Last Month’s Rate (11/14) Last Year’s Rate (12/13) Annual Average 2014
Grant County, IN 6.6 17 6.7 7.2 n/a
State 5.8 n/a 5.8 6.3 n/a
United States 5.4 n/a 5.5 6.5 6.2

Indiana Labor Force Projections – Grant County, Total: 2020

Total 16-24 25-44 45-64 65+
30,960 6,430 11,250 10,760 2,520

Notes: Labor force estimates for 2000 are U.S. Census Bureau decennial long-form data. Data for all other years are rounded.

Source: STATS Indiana, using data from the Indiana Business Research Center, IU Kelley School of Business