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 County 107,182 103,457 3,725 3.5% 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; April 2019; Place of Work