Workforce

Our workforce can best be described as loyal and quick to respond to opportunity.  By routinely exhibiting the rugged, blue-collar ethics that built this country, the workforce in our region can be counted upon to provide you with the essentials you need to increase your profits and productivity.

Labor Force and Wage Information Totals    
Ben Hill County Labor Force 5,465      
Workforce Development Area  # of employees 140,990      
Unemployment December 2018 5.8%      
                     
Average Weekly Wage (all industries) for Ben Hill County $729.00      
         
Community Data        
Ben Hill County Population 17,515      
Ben Hill County 2017 Graduation Rate 80%      
Median Annual Household Income $30,289      

Population density 30 minute radius

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Median household income 30 mile radius

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