Number of Private Employment in Iowa By County for All Industries in March, 2019 (QCEW)
Updated on October 8, 2022.

In March 2019, the following were the rankings of the top 10 Iowa counties based on the number of Private employment they had for All Industries:

  1. Polk: 259,611
  2. Linn: 115,681
  3. Scott: 80,047
  4. Black Hawk: 63,521
  5. Johnson: 53,822
  6. Dubuque: 52,967
  7. Woodbury: 44,509
  8. Dallas: 41,265
  9. Pottawattamie: 33,965
  10. Story: 31,454

The following were the rankings of the top 10 Iowa counties based on the number of Private jobs added to All Industries in March 2019:

  1. Linn: 897
  2. Scott: 333
  3. Woodbury: 279
  4. Wright: 269
  5. Dallas: 243
  6. Dubuque: 223
  7. Black Hawk: 210
  8. Sioux: 191
  9. Marion: 160
  10. Washington: 141

In the two interactive visualizations and table below we show the number of Private employment, and the number of jobs added to All Industries for each Iowa county in the March 2019. We also have similar information for the following sectors: Total Covered, Federal Government, State Government, and Local Government.

You can see this same information for other states, and for the United States by state as well.

See links at the bottom of this page for similar data for other months. You can also see the monthly links for many other years, as well as similar data for many more industries here.

Number of Private Employment in Iowa By County for All Industries in March, 2019
Number of Private Jobs Added By Iowa Counties for All Industries in March, 2019
Number of Private Employment in Iowa By County for All Industries in March, 2019
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County Number of Employment Jobs Added
Adair 2259 -7
Adams 1040 -2
Allamakee 3793 12
Appanoose 3749 18
Audubon 1465 8
Benton 4329 17
Black Hawk 63521 210
Boone 6532 15
Bremer 7855 19
Buchanan 5039 17
Buena Vista 9076 -5
Butler 2492 19
Calhoun 2106 2
Carroll 9949 57
Cass 4304 44
Cedar 4186 49
Cerro Gordo 21304 22
Cherokee 3756 6
Chickasaw 4189 22
Clarke 3654 9
Clay 6833 42
Clayton 5219 91
Clinton 17432 129
Crawford 5330 26
Dallas 41265 243
Davis 1437 14
Decatur 1819 -10
Delaware 5159 56
Des Moines 18732 136
Dickinson 7480 62
Dubuque 52967 223
Emmet 3012 -9
Fayette 5841 38
Floyd 5226 2
Franklin 3064 18
Fremont 1668 -3
Greene 2470 0
Grundy 3036 -21
Guthrie 2029 4
Hamilton 4365 -17
Hancock 5464 -8
Hardin 5044 99
Harrison 3022 2
Henry 7787 106
Howard 3341 -11
Humboldt 3003 29
Ida 3383 -21
Iowa 8901 62
Jackson 5051 64
Jasper 9098 45
Jefferson 6401 -1
Johnson 53822 71
Jones 4702 30
Keokuk 1610 18
Kossuth 5500 69
Lee 13040 52
Linn 115681 897
Louisa 3063 22
Lucas 3001 7
Lyon 3835 6
Madison 2710 47
Mahaska 6403 49
Marion 15640 160
Marshall 13176 38
Mills 2041 4
Mitchell 3513 24
Monona 1987 16
Monroe 2929 -12
Montgomery 3150 39
Muscatine 20101 72
O'Brien 5371 42
Osceola 2075 34
Page 4877 38
Palo Alto 2723 35
Plymouth 9980 83
Pocahontas 2387 33
Polk 259611 120
Pottawattamie 33965 86
Poweshiek 8583 11
Ringgold 890 -19
Sac 2315 58
Scott 80047 333
Shelby 4602 -38
Sioux 18461 191
Story 31454 -1
Tama 3479 38
Taylor 1612 -8
Union 4472 24
Van Buren 1328 3
Wapello 13683 2
Warren 8682 1
Washington 6455 141
Wayne 1239 22
Webster 14925 93
Winnebago 3482 -1
Winneshiek 7915 74
Woodbury 44509 279
Worth 1862 11
Wright 4416 269

Number of Private Employment by each Iowa county for All Industries for other Months and Years.

Use the links below to see the number of Private employment for All Industries for other months and years. You can also see the monthly links for many years at this link.
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Iowa Number of Private Employment By County for Other Industries in March 2019

Use the links below to the number of Private employment for each Iowa county in March 2019 for the following selected industries. You can also see this information for many more industries at this link.