Employment by Industries

2019 Value
± 1,031
1 Year growth
± 7.63%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in McDowell County, NC grew at a rate of 0.177%, from 18.7k employees to 18.7k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in McDowell County, NC, are Manufacturing (5,171 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (2,908 people), and Retail Trade (2,112 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of McDowell County, NC, though some of these residents may live in McDowell County, NC and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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