McDowell County Employment

Our map shows the change, in percent, of the latest available annual employment estimates. As of June 2014, there were 18,781 employed people in McDowell County. This is down 0.1% from 18,807 employed people in the previous month.6

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Annual Changes in McDowell County

This graph shows changes, in percent, of the number of average monthly employed people in McDowell County over the past 10 years. Each point represents the change in the percent of employed people from the baseline year.

Legend: • North Carolina• McDowell County

Monthly Changes in McDowell County

This is a more detailed look, showing monthly changes in the number of employed people in McDowell County over the past 10 years.

YearMonthEmployment% Change
2014 June1 18,781 -0.1%
2014 May 18,807 +2.5%
2014 April 18,353 +0.5%
2014 March 18,266 +0.9%
2014 February 18,097 -0.2%
2014 January 18,141 -0.0%
2013 December2 18,142 -0.8%
2013 November2 18,285 -0.5%
2013 October2 18,384 -1.3%
2013 September2 18,629 +0.7%
2013 August2 18,491 -1.8%
2013 July2 18,837 +1.2%
2013 June2 18,609 -0.1%
2013 May2 18,633 +0.5%
2013 April2 18,542 +0.5%
2013 March2 18,447 +0.8%
2013 February2 18,306 +0.4%
2013 January2 18,236 +0.3%
2012 December2 18,190 -1.0%
2012 November2 18,370 -0.8%
2012 October2 18,523 -0.2%
2012 September2 18,567 +0.1%
2012 August2 18,553 -2.6%
2012 July2 19,039 +2.1%
2012 June2 18,653 +0.9%
2012 May2 18,481 +0.2%
2012 April2 18,450 +1.5%
2012 March2 18,182 +0.7%
2012 February2 18,050 +0.5%
2012 January2 17,957 -0.4%
2011 December2 18,034 -1.1%
2011 November2 18,242 0.0%
2011 October2 18,234 -1.0%
2011 September2 18,416 +1.1%
2011 August2 18,209 +3.1%
2011 July2 17,668 -0.5%
2011 June2 17,751 -0.7%
2011 May2 17,874 -0.5%
2011 April2 17,971 +0.7%
2011 March2 17,854 +0.4%
2011 February2 17,777 +0.8%
2011 January2 17,641 -0.1%
2010 December2 17,666 -0.7%
2010 November2 17,782 -1.4%
2010 October2 18,033 -0.4%
2010 September2 18,105 +1.5%
2010 August2 17,829 -0.8%
2010 July2 17,975 +0.4%
2010 June2 17,904 -0.1%
2010 May2 17,929 +0.4%
2010 April2 17,854 +0.8%
2010 March2 17,714 +1.4%
2010 February2 17,472 -0.2%
2010 January2 17,512 +0.6%
2009 December3 17,403 -0.8%
2009 November3 17,546 -0.0%
2009 October3 17,553 +0.1%
2009 September3 17,532 +2.3%
2009 August3 17,130 -0.5%
2009 July3 17,209 -0.4%
2009 June3 17,273 -1.3%
2009 May3 17,503 -0.2%
2009 April3 17,543 +0.7%
2009 March3 17,422 -0.4%
2009 February3 17,494 -1.3%
2009 January3 17,719 -2.0%
2008 December 18,083 -1.3%
2008 November 18,312 -2.4%
2008 October 18,764 -2.0%
2008 September 19,150 -0.1%
2008 August 19,160 -2.4%
2008 July 19,635 +2.0%
2008 June 19,247 -0.5%
2008 May 19,341 -0.4%
2008 April 19,413 +0.2%
2008 March 19,381 +0.5%
2008 February 19,278 -0.7%
2008 January 19,416 -2.8%
2007 December 19,984 -0.6%
2007 November 20,109 +0.5%
2007 October 20,017 -1.8%
2007 September 20,392 -0.1%
2007 August 20,422 -1.9%
2007 July 20,823 +2.4%
2007 June 20,336 +1.2%
2007 May 20,097 +0.5%
2007 April 20,003 -0.8%
2007 March 20,163 +1.6%
2007 February 19,845 +0.1%
2007 January 19,822 -0.0%
2006 December 19,828 -0.4%
2006 November 19,915 -0.5%
2006 October 20,006 +0.5%
2006 September 19,910 -1.2%
2006 August 20,142 -2.3%
2006 July 20,622 +2.6%
2006 June 20,092 +0.9%
2006 May 19,914 +0.2%
2006 April 19,881 +0.8%
2006 March 19,718 +1.8%
2006 February 19,373 -1.0%
2006 January 19,578 +0.2%
2005 December 19,544 -0.6%
2005 November 19,671 -0.8%
2005 October 19,828 +0.2%
2005 September 19,783 -1.0%
2005 August 19,986 -1.2%
2005 July 20,229 +1.0%
2005 June 20,030 +1.2%
2005 May 19,798 -0.2%
2005 April 19,834 +0.8%
2005 March 19,676 +0.6%
2005 February 19,566 +0.1%
2005 January 19,554 +0.8%
2004 December 19,403 -0.6%
2004 November 19,523 -2.3%
2004 October 19,984 -1.0%
2004 September 20,188 -1.0%
2004 August 20,384 -2.6%
2004 July 20,928 +1.7%
2004 June 20,582 +0.8%
2004 May 20,426 -0.1%
2004 April 20,442 +0.5%
2004 March 20,342 +0.7%
2004 February 20,195 -0.3%
2004 January 20,265 0.0%