Montgomery has an abundant labor pool of 386,497 workers within a 60-minute drive time.
The regional 14-county labor area has a population of 577,990.
Civilian Labor Force and Employment
|Civilian Labor Force||Employment||Unemployment||Unemployment Rate|
|Montgomery Metro Area||175,081||169,168||5,913||3.4%|
|State of Alabama||2,220,114||2,114,653||75,461||3.4%|
Source: Alabama Department of Labor; Dec 2018; based on 2017 benchmark; place of residence basis
Employment by Sector
Source: Alabama Department of Labor; Dec 2018; place of work basis
ALABAMA IS A RIGHT TO WORK STATE
Extremely Low Unionization Rates
Unionized Industrial Companies
Unionized Industrial Employees