Unemployment Offices in Washington County, Maine

There are 2 Unemployment Offices in Washington County, Maine, serving a population of 31,822 people in an area of 2,563 square miles. There is 1 Unemployment Office per 15,911 people, and 1 Unemployment Office per 1,281 square miles.

In Maine, Washington County is ranked 1st of 16 counties in Unemployment Offices per capita, and 6th of 16 counties in Unemployment Offices per square mile.

List of Washington County Unemployment Offices

Find Washington County, Maine unemployment offices, including state, federal, and department of labor offices.


Calais Unemployment Office 1 College Dr Calais, ME

Machias Unemployment Office 53 Prescott Drive Machias, ME

About Washington County Unemployment Offices

Washington County Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the Maine State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Washington County, ME. Washington County unemployment benefits are temporary monetary payments made to individuals who have lost their jobs, usually due to layoffs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying/Filing for Washington County unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • Maine unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits

Washington County Unemployment Statistics

Find Washington County Unemployment Rates, Unemployment Rates by Age, and Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Washington County Unemployment Rates
 Washington CountyMaine
Unemployment Rate7.9%5.3%
Male7.9%5.6%
Female7.0%4.0%
Persons with Disabilities14.3%13.6%
Washington County Unemployment Rates by Age
 Washington CountyMaine
Age 16-1921.5%16.3%
Age 20-2413.1%9.4%
Age 25-2910.5%6.8%
Age 30-3411.2%4.9%
Age 35-446.1%4.3%
Age 45-547.6%3.9%
Age 55-593.1%3.8%
Age 60-644.4%3.1%
Age 65-745.2%3.5%
Age 75+3.1%5.5%
Washington County Unemployment Rates by Educational Attainment
 Washington CountyMaine
Less than High School Graduate12.8%11.2%
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)9.8%6.1%
Some College or Associate's Degree6.2%4.4%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher1.4%2.0%