Brunswick County has a workforce of close to 50,000 people. But in reality with the Wilmington and Myrtle Beach metro areas right next door, the actual labor draw is much higher.
|Jan15 Prelim. 2013 Employment||41,671||46,897|
|Jan15 Prelim. 2013 Unemployment||3,613||4,520|
|Jan15 Prelim. 2013 Unemployment Rate||8.0%||8.8%|
|2014Q4 YTD, Announced Job Creation||40||40|
|2014Q4 Total Announced Investments||$0.3 million||$0.3 million|
Source: Access NC - NC Department of Commerce