Employment Departments in West Virginia

There are 3 Employment Departments in West Virginia, serving a population of 1,836,843 people in an area of 24,035 square miles. There is 1 Employment Department per 612,281 people, and 1 Employment Department per 8,011 square miles.

The state of West Virginia is ranked 7th in Employment Departments per capita, and 15th in Employment Departments per square mile.

List of WV Employment Departments

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Bluefield Employment Department 195 Davis Street Princeton, WV

WV Employment Department 100 Municipal Plaza Weirton, WV

West Virginia Employment Department 300 Prosperity Lane Logan, WV

West Virginia Employment Statistics

Find West Virginia 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.

West Virginia Labor Force Participation Rates
 West VirginiaUnited States
Labor Force Participation Rate53.2%63.3%
Male72.2%82.2%
Female63.3%72.6%
Persons with Disabilities31.3%41.7%
West Virginia Unemployment Rates
 West VirginiaUnited States
Unemployment Rate6.7%5.9%
Male7.2%5.5%
Female5.4%5.4%
Persons with Disabilities13.5%12.5%
West Virginia Employment by Industry
 West VirginiaUnited States
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years & Over742,615152,739,884
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting & Mining31,1482,793,463
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation & Food Services70,75914,800,927
Construction45,4499,874,923
Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance204,05035,293,449
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental & Leasing30,53210,015,304
Information10,6903,164,287
Manufacturing59,49315,550,889
Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative & Waste Management57,95917,455,119
Public Administration51,2667,079,907
Retail Trade92,95917,240,297
Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities40,2767,984,110
Wholesale Trade16,1594,025,876
Other Services31,8757,461,333
West Virginia Employment by Occupation
 West VirginiaUnited States
Management, Business, Science & Arts33.5%37.9%
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance11.0%8.9%
Production, Transportation & Material Moving13.9%13.3%
Sales & Office22.2%22.1%
Service19.4%17.9%