Workforce

Our well-educated and dedicated workforce is one of the numerous reasons to start, expand or relocate a business or industry to Fitzgerald and Ben Bill County. The old-fashioned American work ethic is alive and well here and our talented workers take pride in a job well done.

Labor Force and Wage Information Totals   2018 Ben Hill County Population Breakdown
Ben Hill County Labor Force 6519   Age Percentage
Nine County Labor Draw Area 6141   10-19 14.2
Unemployment April 2018 5.8%   20-29 12.6
                     
Average Weekly Wage (all industries) for Ben Hill County $729.00   30-44 17.9
         
Community Data        
Ben Hill County Population 17,515      
Ben Hill County 2013 Graduation Rate 83.5%      
Median Annual Household Income $28,547      

Population density 30 minute radius

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Median household income 30 mile radius

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