A Growing and Steady Workforce
Wilson County and La Vernia are growing rapidly and as expansion occurs, job growth is keeping pace to attract business and residents alike. Within a 15 mile radius, there are 38,276 civilian employees over the age of 16 and La Vernia’s job growth rate is increasing by 53.23%. Over the past year, Wilson County’s unemployment rate decreased by -1.2 percent. Job growth in La Vernia is paralleling population growth for a high employment rate in Wilson County.
Most Common Industry Employment from 2005-2009 (%) Male
Most Common Industry Employment from 2005-2009 (%) Female
Educational Attainment (Number of People)
Surrounding Counties Employment Data – February 2015
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Source: Workforce Solutions Alamo, April 2014