Local Labor Force Estimates

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Educational attainment patterns in Lubbock look very similar to the statewide and national averages.
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Unionization rates in the southwestern U.S. generally tend to be low. The level of private-sector union coverage in Lubbock (1.5 percent), however, is among the lowest in the region. Download the complete graph.


Labor force participation is the share of the population age 16 or above that is currently employed or seeking to be employed. Download the complete graph.


More than 50,000 jobs in the Lubbock MSA involve either sales or office support services. These occupational groups tend to be large urban areas, but they are especially extensive in Lubbock

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