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Local Labor Market Information

Get the Expertise You Need to Grow Your Business and Address Workforce Challenges

We know the ins and outs of the local labor market — from current market conditions that may affect your ability to hire the best talent, to policies, programs and government regulations that affect your business — and can apply this expertise to helping you address specific workforce challenges. Economic and employment data can help uncover key insights to drive your business and inform your recruiting strategy. We can provide this information at no cost to you and work with you one-on-one to determine how to use data to identify and capitalize on opportunities for your business. A variety of labor market information is available through this site.

Current Employment Statistics – LOCAL area employment statistics.

Targeted Industries – Targeted industries are industries that are critical to the Heart of Texas region’s economic future. They employ large numbers of workers, are typically fast-growing, and pay above average wages.

Targeted Occupations – Targeted occupations are occupations that support local, growing industries.

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) Profiles – Economic data including industry composition, current employment statistics by industry, and unemployment information for Texas’ metropolitan areas.

Contact Information

For questions regarding Labor Market Information, please contact:

Jose Palacios | Manager of Business & Industry Initiatives | 254.296.5383 | jose.palacios@hotworkforce.com

Offices & Centers Closed | Workshops & Orientations Canceled

FEBRUARY 18, 2021

Our workforce centers and administrative offices are closed Thursday, Feb. 18, due to inclement weather. All events, including virtual workshops, orientations, tax preparation and other in-person appointments, have been canceled. If you have questions, please email us at questions@hotworkforce.com, and our staff will respond as soon as possible.