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Labor

Community Labor Force (7/2017) Unemployment Rate (7/2017) Labor Force (2016) Unemployment Rate (2016) Labor Force Participation Mean Travel Time to Work
Essex 5,695 4.6% 5,516 4.8% 62.2% 32.6
Gloucester 19,501 3.4% 19,019 3.7% 60.7% 32.6
King & Queen 3,741 3.8% 3,613 4.2% 60.3% 36
King William 9,131 3.4% 8,761 3.7% 66.6% 33.3
Mathews 4,169 3.7% 4,067 4.0% 52.9% 30.4
Middlesex 5,291 3.3% 4,985 3.8% 50.7% 30.8
Region 47,528 3.6% 45,961 3.9% 59.8% 32.6

Source: Virginia Employment Commission,  Local Area Unemployment Statistics, 7/2017;  U.S. Census Bureau, 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates