A Large and Deep Labor Pool
Chesterfield’s labor pool is large enough to support and diverse enough to supply employees for almost any kind of new business.
Local Labor Force Data
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Regional Labor Force Data
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
An Expanding Number of Available Jobs
New and expanding businesses have significantly increased the number of jobs available to county residents. Active recruitment of basic sector industries has also provided additional employment opportunities for workers.
Employment (Jobs) in Chesterfield County
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|6||Total Change in Employment 2013-2017||13,427||10.97|
Source: VA Employment Commission, Labor Market Statistics