Employment Departments in Iowa

There are 3 Employment Departments in Iowa, serving a population of 3,118,102 people in an area of 55,842 square miles. There is 1 Employment Department per 1,039,367 people, and 1 Employment Department per 18,613 square miles.

The state of Iowa is ranked 18th in Employment Departments per capita, and 27th in Employment Departments per square mile.

List of IA Employment Departments

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Cedar Rapids Equal Employment Department 51 1st Avenue Bridge Cedar Rapids, IA

Iowa Employment Department 1000 East Grand Avenue Des Moines, IA

Sioux City Employment Department 405 6th Street Sioux, IA

Iowa Employment Statistics

Find Iowa Labor Force Participation Rates, Unemployment Rates, Employment by Industry, and Employment by Occupation. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Iowa Labor Force Participation Rates
 IowaUnited States
Labor Force Participation Rate67.5%63.3%
Male86.1%82.2%
Female79.3%72.6%
Persons with Disabilities50.6%41.7%
Iowa Unemployment Rates
 IowaUnited States
Unemployment Rate3.9%5.9%
Male3.7%5.5%
Female3.3%5.4%
Persons with Disabilities8.4%12.5%
Iowa Employment by Industry
 IowaUnited States
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years & Over1,609,481152,739,884
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting & Mining60,6162,793,463
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation & Food Services118,14314,800,927
Construction103,0319,874,923
Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance392,74535,293,449
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental & Leasing122,89310,015,304
Information26,0813,164,287
Manufacturing240,15115,550,889
Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative & Waste Management117,55617,455,119
Public Administration49,2007,079,907
Retail Trade188,11017,240,297
Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities76,7187,984,110
Wholesale Trade45,9094,025,876
Other Services68,3287,461,333
Iowa Employment by Occupation
 IowaUnited States
Management, Business, Science & Arts35.7%37.9%
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance9.5%8.9%
Production, Transportation & Material Moving17.2%13.3%
Sales & Office21.1%22.1%
Service16.4%17.9%