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Austin-Roundrock, TX, Metropolitan Area Data Tables

Employees on nonfarm payrolls, Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area, seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
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Austin-Round Rock, TX

1,301.1 1,303.7 1,303.6 1,307.5 1,313.8 1,318.7 1,323.4 1,324.4 1,328.5 1,335.1 1,333.0 1,333.8 1,334.3 0.5 0.0

Texas

13,733.7 13,773.7 13,810.6 13,837.8 13,867.7 13,913.5 13,942.8 13,962.4 13,988.0 14,049.5 14,068.1 14,084.2 14,103.3 19.1 0.1

United States

154,291 154,773 155,060 155,206 155,484 155,787 156,027 156,211 156,421 156,667 156,832 157,014 157,347 333 0.2

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SOURCE: Current Employment Statistics

Employees on nonfarm payrolls by industry supersector, Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area, not seasonally adjusted (numbers in thousands)
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Austin-Round Rock, TX MSA Texas U.S.
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Total Nonfarm

1,311.1 1,345.9 1,343.9 32.8 2.5 14,232.2 397.9 2.9 158,261 3,050 2.0

Mining, Logging, & Construction(1)

77.5 86.5 85.6 8.1 10.5                

Mining & Logging(2)

            226.6 15.7 7.4 641 15 2.4

Construction(2)

            826.0 35.9 4.5 8,059 263 3.4

Manufacturing

72.1 72.0 72.2 0.1 0.1 980.0 25.3 2.7 12,981 24 0.2

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

215.8 213.3 216.3 0.5 0.2 2,878.4 62.6 2.2 29,653 172 0.6

Information

53.4 51.9 51.8 -1.6 -3.0 241.7 2.5 1.0 3,030 -82 -2.6

Financial Activities

78.5 78.8 78.8 0.3 0.4 931.4 27.5 3.0 9,266 92 1.0

Professional & Business Services

283.1 295.7 288.4 5.3 1.9 2,158.8 39.3 1.9 22,960 137 0.6

Private Education & Health Services

146.2 154.0 154.8 8.6 5.9 1,940.6 80.0 4.3 25,980 1,054 4.2

Leisure & Hospitality

146.8 146.6 150.2 3.4 2.3 1,468.6 36.1 2.5 16,484 558 3.5

Other Services

49.6 52.1 52.1 2.5 5.0 476.9 16.7 3.6 5,846 101 1.8

Government

188.1 195.0 193.7 5.6 3.0 2,103.2 56.3 2.8 23,361 716 3.2

(1) Data unavailable at the State and U.S. levels.
(2) Data unavailable for the metropolitan area.
(p) Preliminary

SOURCE: Current Employment Statistics

Unemployment, Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area and its component counties, not seasonally adjusted
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Austin-Round Rock, TX MSA

37,225 46,448 52,797 50,303 44,196 49,705 50,542 55,514 56,537 52,400 48,815 44,469 43,178   5,953 16.0

Bastrop

1,391 1,719 1,917 1,934 1,541 1,712 1,853 2,072 2,000 1,769 1,660 1,490 1,432   41 2.9

Caldwell

650 822 907 854 700 790 838 960 911 784 736 693 677   27 4.2

Hays

3,789 4,789 5,340 4,853 4,301 4,855 5,002 5,465 5,511 5,012 4,717 4,289 4,122   333 8.8

Travis

21,440 26,716 30,414 29,152 25,758 29,081 29,412 32,281 33,146 30,745 28,511 25,912 25,116   3,676 17.1

Williamson

9,955 12,402 14,219 13,510 11,896 13,267 13,437 14,736 14,969 14,090 13,191 12,085 11,831   1,876 18.8

Texas

513,171 622,847 676,626 632,197 551,311 613,485 628,236 683,046 685,142 620,012 578,221 534,672 528,483   15,312 3.0

United States (in thousands)

5,352 6,378 6,465 6,043 5,146 5,700 6,351 6,372 6,623 6,049 6,098 5,827 5,907   555 10.4

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NOTE: State, metropolitan area, and county data for both the current and prior year are subject to revised inputs, reestimation, and new statewide controls early in the following calendar year.
SOURCE: Local Area Unemployment Statistics and Current Population Survey

Unemployment rate, Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area and its component counties, not seasonally adjusted
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Austin-Round Rock, TX MSA

2.6 3.3 3.7 3.5 3.1 3.5 3.5 3.8 3.9 3.6 3.3 3.0 3.0   0.4 15.4

Bastrop

2.9 3.5 3.9 3.9 3.1 3.5 3.7 4.1 4.0 3.5 3.3 3.0 2.9   0.0 0.0

Caldwell

3.0 3.8 4.2 3.9 3.2 3.6 3.8 4.3 4.1 3.6 3.3 3.1 3.1   0.1 3.3

Hays

2.7 3.4 3.8 3.4 3.0 3.4 3.5 3.8 3.8 3.5 3.3 2.9 2.9   0.2 7.4

Travis

2.6 3.2 3.6 3.4 3.0 3.4 3.4 3.8 3.9 3.6 3.3 3.0 2.9   0.3 11.5

Williamson

2.7 3.3 3.8 3.6 3.2 3.5 3.6 3.9 3.9 3.7 3.5 3.1 3.1   0.4 14.8

Texas

3.5 4.2 4.5 4.2 3.7 4.1 4.2 4.5 4.5 4.1 3.8 3.5 3.5   0.0 0.0

United States (in thousands)

3.3 3.9 3.9 3.6 3.1 3.4 3.8 3.8 3.9 3.6 3.6 3.5 3.5   0.2 6.1

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NOTE: State, metropolitan area, and county data for both the current and prior year are subject to revised inputs, reestimation, and new statewide controls early in the following calendar year.
SOURCE: Local Area Unemployment Statistics and Current Population Survey

Covered employment and wages(1), Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area and its component counties, 2nd quarter 2023(2)
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Austin-Round Rock, TX MSA

76,280 1,116 1,253,257 54,962 4.6 $1,558 3.0 $25,245,352 7.5

Bastrop

1,821 42 21,586 661 3.2 937 3.4 262,394 5.8

Caldwell

870 30 10,104 586 6.2 953 10.2 124,765 16.9

Hays

6,032 222 88,899 6,496 7.9 1,010 5.4 1,176,299 13.2

Travis

52,178 435 908,102 31,539 3.6 1,691 3.1 19,845,051 6.7

Williamson

15,379 387 224,566 15,680 7.5 1,328 2.7 3,836,843 10.0

Texas

824,890 24,834 13,716,286 520,873 3.9 $1,322 3.2 $235,046,278 7.1

United States

11,964,606 520,040 154,308,523 3,632,798 2.4 1,332 3.2 2,656,498,865 5.5

(1) Includes workers covered by Unemployment Insurance (UI) and Unemployment Compensation for Federal Employees (UCFE) programs.
(2) Data are preliminary.
(3) Average weekly wages were calculated using unrounded data.

SOURCE: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages