Georgia Employment Data by County

County with the Most Businesses: Fulton County Georgia, 42,325
County with the Most Employees: Fulton County Georgia, 753,469
County with Highest Average Hourly Wage: Burke County Georgia, $1,531
County with Highest Unemployment Rate: Chattooga County Georgia, 8.5%



Appling County Georgia

Total Businesses3710.1% of state total
Total Employment5,6650.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$88284.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7921.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,34423.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places318.4% of county businesses
Most Employees New car dealers4828.5% of county employees



Atkinson County Georgia

Total Businesses950.0% of state total
Total Employment1,6430.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68165.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2526.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing99760.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores77.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores412.5% of county employees



Bacon County Georgia

Total Businesses2310.1% of state total
Total Employment3,3230.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67064.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4318.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing96929.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places135.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Noncitrus fruit and tree nut farming1334.0% of county employees



Baker County Georgia

Total Businesses490.0% of state total
Total Employment3090.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75972.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Agriculture and forestry1836.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade3511.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Cotton farming36.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Support activities for crop production289.1% of county employees



Baldwin County Georgia

Total Businesses7510.3% of state total
Total Employment10,3240.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$58856.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade16321.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2,27022.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places7710.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians5215.0% of county employees



Banks County Georgia

Total Businesses2510.1% of state total
Total Employment3,4400.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62159.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5220.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services92426.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places239.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Hotels and motels except casino hotels842.4% of county employees



Barrow County Georgia

Total Businesses1,1020.4% of state total
Total Employment15,5910.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73270.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction15213.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade3,27521.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places756.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,58910.2% of county employees



Bartow County Georgia

Total Businesses2,0830.8% of state total
Total Employment31,9710.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$82378.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade29214.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing9,57029.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1467.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,31510.4% of county employees



Ben Hill County Georgia

Total Businesses3180.1% of state total
Total Employment4,3530.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60558.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6821.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,25028.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places278.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Motor vehicle body and trailer manufacturing3357.7% of county employees



Berrien County Georgia

Total Businesses2330.1% of state total
Total Employment2,6050.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63360.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4820.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,01939.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places177.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places26210.1% of county employees



Bibb County Georgia

Total Businesses4,0161.5% of state total
Total Employment73,0171.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81377.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade73018.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare15,45121.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places3107.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7,34010.1% of county employees



Bleckley County Georgia

Total Businesses1660.1% of state total
Total Employment1,4750.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$55953.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3822.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade43329.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places127.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1439.7% of county employees



Brantley County Georgia

Total Businesses1830.1% of state total
Total Employment1,4120.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60157.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction3318.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Wholesale trade25718.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores126.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1268.9% of county employees



Brooks County Georgia

Total Businesses2470.1% of state total
Total Employment2,4250.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67064.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Agriculture and forestry3915.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Wholesale trade53121.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Farm and garden equip. merchant wholesalers135.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Dairy cattle and milk production1566.4% of county employees



Bryan County Georgia

Total Businesses6310.2% of state total
Total Employment6,3460.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63861.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8213.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,36821.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places609.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,06616.8% of county employees



Bulloch County Georgia

Total Businesses1,4050.5% of state total
Total Employment18,6700.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62259.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade25217.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare3,45618.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1097.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,14916.9% of county employees



Burke County Georgia

Total Businesses3320.1% of state total
Total Employment10,7460.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,531146.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5817.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Professional services4,18538.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places216.3% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters2422.3% of county employees



Butts County Georgia

Total Businesses3670.1% of state total
Total Employment4,7340.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68165.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7219.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,13724.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places308.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places51210.8% of county employees



Calhoun County Georgia

Total Businesses880.0% of state total
Total Employment5540.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61458.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Agriculture and forestry2225.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade13424.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Cotton farming55.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Support activities for crop production203.6% of county employees



Camden County Georgia

Total Businesses8190.3% of state total
Total Employment9,3060.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71968.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade14217.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2,06122.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places769.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,50616.2% of county employees



Candler County Georgia

Total Businesses2110.1% of state total
Total Employment2,1850.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$53451.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5023.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade43019.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places199.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores612.8% of county employees



Carroll County Georgia

Total Businesses2,0050.7% of state total
Total Employment33,5420.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81377.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade35417.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing7,11921.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1748.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,38813.1% of county employees



Catoosa County Georgia

Total Businesses9050.3% of state total
Total Employment12,2050.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63560.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade17719.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade3,14025.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places798.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians5484.5% of county employees



Charlton County Georgia

Total Businesses1400.1% of state total
Total Employment1,6360.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67664.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3021.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing30618.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Logging107.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores553.4% of county employees



Chatham County Georgia

Total Businesses7,9262.9% of state total
Total Employment133,1013.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$86482.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1,22815.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services21,78316.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places7038.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places16,65712.5% of county employees



Chattahoochee County Georgia

Total Businesses930.0% of state total
Total Employment1,7980.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$97893.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services2021.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Professional services67537.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Engineering services99.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Engineering services51728.8% of county employees



Chattooga County Georgia

Total Businesses2850.1% of state total
Total Employment4,9940.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62359.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate8.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6924.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,84056.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places238.1% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters3076.1% of county employees



Cherokee County Georgia

Total Businesses5,4612.0% of state total
Total Employment50,2351.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$77674.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services78814.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade10,32220.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Unclassified3125.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6,72213.4% of county employees



Clarke County Georgia

Total Businesses2,9921.1% of state total
Total Employment51,5121.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$80176.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade47816.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare10,40020.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2699.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6,81113.2% of county employees



Clay County Georgia

Total Businesses500.0% of state total
Total Employment3170.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$47845.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate8.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Agriculture and forestry1020.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare10131.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Services for the elderly and disabled510.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Support activities for crop production154.7% of county employees



Clayton County Georgia

Total Businesses3,8161.4% of state total
Total Employment108,3902.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,060101.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade67817.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Transport and warehousing43,10339.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places3168.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8,9318.2% of county employees



Clinch County Georgia

Total Businesses1500.1% of state total
Total Employment1,7690.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66163.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Agriculture and forestry3624.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing78144.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Noncitrus fruit and tree nut farming138.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1156.5% of county employees



Cobb County Georgia

Total Businesses21,4997.9% of state total
Total Employment323,1388.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,134108.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services3,69817.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade42,23113.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1,3066.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places30,5789.5% of county employees



Coffee County Georgia

Total Businesses8440.3% of state total
Total Employment14,3010.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65763.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade19222.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,23522.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places495.8% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters5013.5% of county employees



Colquitt County Georgia

Total Businesses9420.3% of state total
Total Employment11,2210.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61258.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade19420.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,70424.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places535.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Vegetable and melon farming4183.7% of county employees



Columbia County Georgia

Total Businesses2,3370.9% of state total
Total Employment27,3770.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70968.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction30313.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade5,69220.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1727.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,92014.3% of county employees



Cook County Georgia

Total Businesses3190.1% of state total
Total Employment3,0070.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56454.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5818.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade61420.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places237.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Support activities for crop production792.6% of county employees



Coweta County Georgia

Total Businesses2,4620.9% of state total
Total Employment32,5450.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75572.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade33813.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade6,08618.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1716.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,39913.5% of county employees



Crawford County Georgia

Total Businesses1150.0% of state total
Total Employment8500.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66463.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction2118.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare16219.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores76.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging607.1% of county employees



Crisp County Georgia

Total Businesses5250.2% of state total
Total Employment6,7110.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68565.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11421.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,21318.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places428.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians2263.4% of county employees



Dade County Georgia

Total Businesses2280.1% of state total
Total Employment2,7410.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68165.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5825.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing64423.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places198.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places29810.9% of county employees



Dawson County Georgia

Total Businesses6480.2% of state total
Total Employment7,8180.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$54752.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade17026.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade3,33242.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places487.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,18715.2% of county employees



Decatur County Georgia

Total Businesses5960.2% of state total
Total Employment6,3460.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62760.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11419.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,27520.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places355.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Home health care services1592.5% of county employees



DeKalb County Georgia

Total Businesses17,3796.4% of state total
Total Employment254,8296.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,072102.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services2,92016.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare42,58616.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1,1636.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places20,5348.1% of county employees



Dodge County Georgia

Total Businesses2960.1% of state total
Total Employment3,2330.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56253.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6120.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade71022.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places186.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Home health care services3089.5% of county employees



Dooly County Georgia

Total Businesses1660.1% of state total
Total Employment2,9200.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67064.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3521.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade30410.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores127.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places732.5% of county employees



Dougherty County Georgia

Total Businesses2,2330.8% of state total
Total Employment38,8081.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$75472.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade41418.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare7,75320.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1637.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,13410.7% of county employees



Douglas County Georgia

Total Businesses2,5260.9% of state total
Total Employment36,4851.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71068.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade37214.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade7,34420.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1947.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,40412.1% of county employees



Early County Georgia

Total Businesses2300.1% of state total
Total Employment2,9990.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$89886.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5222.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing78926.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places208.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Other farm product raw material merch. whls.2187.3% of county employees



Echols County Georgia

Total Businesses420.0% of state total
Total Employment5400.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$77173.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Agriculture and forestry1638.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Agriculture and forestry42979.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Vegetable and melon farming716.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Support activities for crop production19435.9% of county employees



Effingham County Georgia

Total Businesses7080.3% of state total
Total Employment7,2460.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$82879.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction10114.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,43119.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places527.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6328.7% of county employees



Elbert County Georgia

Total Businesses4440.2% of state total
Total Employment4,5280.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64361.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Manufacturing8018.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,79439.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses All other nonmetallic mineral products mfg.5712.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3608.0% of county employees



Emanuel County Georgia

Total Businesses3630.1% of state total
Total Employment4,7860.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66463.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7721.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,60133.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places328.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4639.7% of county employees



Evans County Georgia

Total Businesses2130.1% of state total
Total Employment3,8420.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60658.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5224.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,89749.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places157.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2566.7% of county employees



Fannin County Georgia

Total Businesses5860.2% of state total
Total Employment5,3580.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$59857.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11720.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,27223.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places528.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians2254.2% of county employees



Fayette County Georgia

Total Businesses3,4811.3% of state total
Total Employment38,5771.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$80076.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services44912.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade6,74317.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2156.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5,54914.4% of county employees



Floyd County Georgia

Total Businesses1,8640.7% of state total
Total Employment33,6400.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$80677.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade34618.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare8,10324.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1447.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,36010.0% of county employees



Forsyth County Georgia

Total Businesses5,7522.1% of state total
Total Employment65,0381.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$95891.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services1,11119.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade8,70613.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Computer systems design and related services4117.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6,67010.3% of county employees



Franklin County Georgia

Total Businesses4230.2% of state total
Total Employment6,8190.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67564.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9221.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,38920.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places368.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians1462.1% of county employees



Fulton County Georgia

Total Businesses42,32515.6% of state total
Total Employment753,46919.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,462140.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services8,41519.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Professional services97,53912.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2,6476.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places60,1378.0% of county employees



Gilmer County Georgia

Total Businesses5420.2% of state total
Total Employment5,6770.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$57354.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8615.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,35423.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places5410.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores2133.8% of county employees



Glascock County Georgia

Total Businesses260.0% of state total
Total Employment2360.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$50848.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade519.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2410.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places311.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Unclassified10.4% of county employees



Glynn County Georgia

Total Businesses2,5630.9% of state total
Total Employment31,1080.8% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74871.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade42016.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services7,51724.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2068.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4,70915.1% of county employees



Gordon County Georgia

Total Businesses9800.4% of state total
Total Employment18,7900.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81978.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade19720.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing7,92442.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places626.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Temporary help services1,1416.1% of county employees



Grady County Georgia

Total Businesses4290.2% of state total
Total Employment4,8370.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65963.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7517.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,11823.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places214.9% of county businesses
Most Employees All other fabricated metal product mfg.4088.4% of county employees



Greene County Georgia

Total Businesses4260.2% of state total
Total Employment5,2450.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70667.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6214.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services1,05220.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places296.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Commercial banking1152.2% of county employees



Gwinnett County Georgia

Total Businesses24,3709.0% of state total
Total Employment315,7208.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,02598.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services3,55414.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade48,88615.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1,6106.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places29,7229.4% of county employees



Habersham County Georgia

Total Businesses7970.3% of state total
Total Employment11,3990.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68765.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade15018.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,85433.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places637.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Elementary and secondary schools2462.2% of county employees



Hall County Georgia

Total Businesses4,2711.6% of state total
Total Employment75,2062.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$90787.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade55513.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing19,98826.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2616.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Animal slaughtering and processing8,84911.8% of county employees



Hancock County Georgia

Total Businesses620.0% of state total
Total Employment7600.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73370.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1625.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade8411.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores711.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores202.6% of county employees



Haralson County Georgia

Total Businesses4280.2% of state total
Total Employment4,9910.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$83079.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7818.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,80736.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places368.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3727.5% of county employees



Harris County Georgia

Total Businesses4070.2% of state total
Total Employment3,3180.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$57154.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction7017.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing88026.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places235.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Landscaping services1013.0% of county employees



Hart County Georgia

Total Businesses3930.1% of state total
Total Employment5,2970.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70567.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7318.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,84434.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places276.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Home centers831.6% of county employees



Heard County Georgia

Total Businesses1300.0% of state total
Total Employment1,4630.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$1,01397.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction2317.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing60341.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores86.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores211.4% of county employees



Henry County Georgia

Total Businesses3,6841.4% of state total
Total Employment49,0751.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67965.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade56915.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade10,35221.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places3298.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7,31914.9% of county employees



Houston County Georgia

Total Businesses2,5010.9% of state total
Total Employment35,3090.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67064.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade44017.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services6,99319.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2459.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places6,37818.1% of county employees



Irwin County Georgia

Total Businesses1270.0% of state total
Total Employment1,2650.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62860.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3124.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade20816.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores64.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Noncitrus fruit and tree nut farming675.3% of county employees



Jackson County Georgia

Total Businesses1,3410.5% of state total
Total Employment23,3350.6% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73570.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade21115.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing5,57723.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places775.7% of county businesses
Most Employees General warehousing and storage2,57511.0% of county employees



Jasper County Georgia

Total Businesses1630.1% of state total
Total Employment1,5350.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63560.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction3119.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing46730.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places127.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1268.2% of county employees



Jeff Davis County Georgia

Total Businesses2230.1% of state total
Total Employment3,3390.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65262.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5826.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,29038.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores114.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2006.0% of county employees



Jefferson County Georgia

Total Businesses3210.1% of state total
Total Employment3,8340.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$76673.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5818.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing95825.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places247.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2466.4% of county employees



Jenkins County Georgia

Total Businesses1040.0% of state total
Total Employment8410.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$59156.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2019.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services14317.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places98.7% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters242.9% of county employees



Johnson County Georgia

Total Businesses1180.0% of state total
Total Employment8910.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$58856.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Healthcare2521.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare30934.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Offices of physicians1411.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores546.1% of county employees



Jones County Georgia

Total Businesses3230.1% of state total
Total Employment3,4540.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69166.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction5316.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade49714.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places195.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Nursing care facilities skilled nursing98028.4% of county employees



Lamar County Georgia

Total Businesses2270.1% of state total
Total Employment2,4200.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64661.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3816.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing57623.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2511.0% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters441.8% of county employees



Lanier County Georgia

Total Businesses860.0% of state total
Total Employment7810.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$55152.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1719.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing15620.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places78.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Cotton farming557.0% of county employees



Laurens County Georgia

Total Businesses9660.4% of state total
Total Employment14,0860.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66663.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade20821.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2,50717.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places798.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,61211.4% of county employees



Lee County Georgia

Total Businesses4280.2% of state total
Total Employment5,1280.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67464.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7116.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Waste services1,06720.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places184.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2605.1% of county employees



Liberty County Georgia

Total Businesses8000.3% of state total
Total Employment11,7410.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69466.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade17822.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services2,33919.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places8710.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,85215.8% of county employees



Lincoln County Georgia

Total Businesses1300.0% of state total
Total Employment9080.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60057.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction2015.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Construction18420.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places107.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores323.5% of county employees



Long County Georgia

Total Businesses570.0% of state total
Total Employment2530.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$53951.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction1322.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Unclassified41.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Unclassified58.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores239.1% of county employees



Lowndes County Georgia

Total Businesses2,6671.0% of state total
Total Employment38,3251.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65763.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade47918.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade6,67417.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2027.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places5,29013.8% of county employees



Lumpkin County Georgia

Total Businesses5030.2% of state total
Total Employment5,1990.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$57955.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7114.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services1,22323.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places448.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places98318.9% of county employees



Macon County Georgia

Total Businesses1690.1% of state total
Total Employment1,9110.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79476.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3721.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing54728.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places105.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1256.5% of county employees



Madison County Georgia

Total Businesses3260.1% of state total
Total Employment1,8780.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61158.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction7322.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade41922.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Plumbing and hvac contractors185.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1146.1% of county employees



Marion County Georgia

Total Businesses810.0% of state total
Total Employment7260.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61759.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1619.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing23732.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places67.4% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters202.8% of county employees



McDuffie County Georgia

Total Businesses3930.1% of state total
Total Employment5,5990.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65763.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7218.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,65329.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places307.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Home health care services3536.3% of county employees



McIntosh County Georgia

Total Businesses1730.1% of state total
Total Employment1,1170.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$54452.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3419.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade21919.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places2112.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Computer systems design and related services222.0% of county employees



Meriwether County Georgia

Total Businesses3000.1% of state total
Total Employment3,5060.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$69466.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6421.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,08130.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places248.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Wholesale trade agents and brokers2848.1% of county employees



Miller County Georgia

Total Businesses1380.1% of state total
Total Employment8850.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56954.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2618.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade20723.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places96.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places11412.9% of county employees



Mitchell County Georgia

Total Businesses3950.1% of state total
Total Employment5,3540.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61759.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8321.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,16140.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places235.8% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters2113.9% of county employees



Monroe County Georgia

Total Businesses4710.2% of state total
Total Employment4,8360.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72469.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6413.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade84317.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places245.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places4328.9% of county employees



Montgomery County Georgia

Total Businesses1030.0% of state total
Total Employment1,1590.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$61058.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2221.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Wholesale trade16614.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Logging76.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging595.1% of county employees



Morgan County Georgia

Total Businesses4750.2% of state total
Total Employment5,9160.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$67965.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6413.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services1,14319.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places408.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places92015.6% of county employees



Murray County Georgia

Total Businesses4000.1% of state total
Total Employment7,8390.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66163.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8521.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,62446.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places369.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Carpet and rug mills2,31029.5% of county employees



Muscogee County Georgia

Total Businesses4,3661.6% of state total
Total Employment74,8622.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$84981.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade72216.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare12,49016.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places3919.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8,73911.7% of county employees



Newton County Georgia

Total Businesses1,4940.6% of state total
Total Employment19,9180.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81377.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade21214.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,91924.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1047.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,05710.3% of county employees



Oconee County Georgia

Total Businesses1,0430.4% of state total
Total Employment9,8390.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$73570.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Professional services15715.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,43314.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Unclassified484.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,31413.4% of county employees



Oglethorpe County Georgia

Total Businesses1850.1% of state total
Total Employment1,0830.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66063.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction3418.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Construction20418.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Landscaping services126.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Stone mining and quarrying888.1% of county employees



Paulding County Georgia

Total Businesses1,9650.7% of state total
Total Employment18,4000.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65362.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction35718.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade4,39323.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1296.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,34718.2% of county employees



Peach County Georgia

Total Businesses4770.2% of state total
Total Employment7,5560.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$72069.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9820.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,76736.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places367.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Noncitrus fruit and tree nut farming2933.9% of county employees



Pickens County Georgia

Total Businesses6930.3% of state total
Total Employment6,4090.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$87984.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction9113.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare1,28820.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places436.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians3285.1% of county employees



Pierce County Georgia

Total Businesses3340.1% of state total
Total Employment3,3340.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63761.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5717.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade51115.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places247.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places34910.5% of county employees



Pike County Georgia

Total Businesses2280.1% of state total
Total Employment2,1030.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65963.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction4519.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Construction40319.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places114.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Site preparation contractors1155.5% of county employees



Polk County Georgia

Total Businesses5820.2% of state total
Total Employment9,4270.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71168.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12822.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,32635.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places569.6% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters4875.2% of county employees



Pulaski County Georgia

Total Businesses1750.1% of state total
Total Employment2,1670.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74571.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3821.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare84438.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places169.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Child day care services552.5% of county employees



Putnam County Georgia

Total Businesses4310.2% of state total
Total Employment4,1450.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60758.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade7417.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade74518.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places245.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places59914.5% of county employees



Quitman County Georgia

Total Businesses320.0% of state total
Total Employment2370.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$57154.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1031.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Other services93.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores515.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores4217.7% of county employees



Rabun County Georgia

Total Businesses4390.2% of state total
Total Employment4,1560.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56654.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction7416.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade98423.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places378.4% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters2686.4% of county employees



Randolph County Georgia

Total Businesses1360.1% of state total
Total Employment1,2860.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$60457.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2518.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Agriculture and forestry24919.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places118.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Logging13210.3% of county employees



Richmond County Georgia

Total Businesses4,2301.6% of state total
Total Employment80,0792.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$80977.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade71717.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare18,05522.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places3277.7% of county businesses
Most Employees General medical and surgical hospitals9,13311.4% of county employees



Rockdale County Georgia

Total Businesses1,8950.7% of state total
Total Employment27,2270.7% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$90586.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade26113.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade4,54916.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1397.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places3,21311.8% of county employees



Schley County Georgia

Total Businesses530.0% of state total
Total Employment6310.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65062.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade815.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing31850.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Landscaping services35.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places254.0% of county employees



Screven County Georgia

Total Businesses2110.1% of state total
Total Employment2,3770.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66363.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4521.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing84635.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places115.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1586.6% of county employees



Seminole County Georgia

Total Businesses1970.1% of state total
Total Employment1,8180.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66463.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3618.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare40222.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places126.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Support activities for crop production19210.6% of county employees



Spalding County Georgia

Total Businesses1,1040.4% of state total
Total Employment17,6950.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$66463.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade20118.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare4,04722.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places877.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,25712.8% of county employees



Stephens County Georgia

Total Businesses5270.2% of state total
Total Employment7,3930.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74471.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade9317.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing2,22730.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places336.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Management of companies and enterprises6478.8% of county employees



Stewart County Georgia

Total Businesses660.0% of state total
Total Employment9060.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$76072.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1624.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare35439.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores57.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places50.6% of county employees



Sumter County Georgia

Total Businesses5920.2% of state total
Total Employment8,4730.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71468.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade12120.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,34115.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places396.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places7669.0% of county employees



Talbot County Georgia

Total Businesses690.0% of state total
Total Employment4810.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74871.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction1115.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Construction18538.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Unclassified68.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Roofing contractors9118.9% of county employees



Taliaferro County Georgia

Total Businesses170.0% of state total
Total Employment510.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$50648.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Agriculture and forestry211.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Unclassified12.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Unclassified211.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Unclassified12.0% of county employees



Tattnall County Georgia

Total Businesses3060.1% of state total
Total Employment3,7480.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68165.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5819.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Agriculture and forestry75720.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores185.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Support activities for crop production2225.9% of county employees



Taylor County Georgia

Total Businesses1260.0% of state total
Total Employment1,1680.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$71868.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2217.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare35930.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Vocational rehabilitation services75.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores443.8% of county employees



Telfair County Georgia

Total Businesses1800.1% of state total
Total Employment2,6180.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$53451.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4122.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade31712.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places137.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores1154.4% of county employees



Terrell County Georgia

Total Businesses1780.1% of state total
Total Employment1,8010.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$62960.3% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3620.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing42023.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places95.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1226.8% of county employees



Thomas County Georgia

Total Businesses1,3520.5% of state total
Total Employment17,2280.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79776.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.5%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade22516.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare3,51520.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places805.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Temporary help services1,5278.9% of county employees



Tift County Georgia

Total Businesses1,0130.4% of state total
Total Employment14,1460.4% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63761.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.1%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade21321.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2,78719.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places818.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,16815.3% of county employees



Toombs County Georgia

Total Businesses6450.2% of state total
Total Employment10,0150.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64962.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade14222.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,70317.0% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places477.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8098.1% of county employees



Towns County Georgia

Total Businesses2650.1% of state total
Total Employment2,6310.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$59657.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade5420.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services69626.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places249.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Hotels and motels except casino hotels2509.5% of county employees



Treutlen County Georgia

Total Businesses820.0% of state total
Total Employment7510.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$56754.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2530.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade20627.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores89.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places364.8% of county employees



Troup County Georgia

Total Businesses1,4480.5% of state total
Total Employment35,6720.9% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$81578.1% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade25117.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing11,90533.4% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1198.2% of county businesses
Most Employees Temporary help services3,56410.0% of county employees



Turner County Georgia

Total Businesses1540.1% of state total
Total Employment1,5580.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$55953.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade3522.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Wholesale trade29518.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places149.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places20813.4% of county employees



Twiggs County Georgia

Total Businesses830.0% of state total
Total Employment1,8800.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$53751.5% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1416.9% of county businesses
Most Employees Transport and warehousing1849.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores44.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores80.4% of county employees



Union County Georgia

Total Businesses5340.2% of state total
Total Employment4,7850.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$70167.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8916.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade1,15124.1% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places417.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Supermarkets and other grocery stores2565.4% of county employees



Upson County Georgia

Total Businesses4260.2% of state total
Total Employment5,1990.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$68765.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade8018.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Healthcare1,27324.5% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places378.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians2755.3% of county employees



Walker County Georgia

Total Businesses6510.2% of state total
Total Employment9,9290.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65162.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.4%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade13020.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing4,45944.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places446.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places8128.2% of county employees



Walton County Georgia

Total Businesses1,6510.6% of state total
Total Employment19,0950.5% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$79576.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.6%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Construction29217.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing3,03015.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1046.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places2,20411.5% of county employees



Ware County Georgia

Total Businesses8380.3% of state total
Total Employment12,4620.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$65362.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade18822.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade2,47919.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places566.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1,39411.2% of county employees



Warren County Georgia

Total Businesses690.0% of state total
Total Employment1,2220.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$80076.7% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.8%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade1420.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing40232.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Gasoline stations with convenience stores45.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores161.3% of county employees



Washington County Georgia

Total Businesses3280.1% of state total
Total Employment4,6300.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$74171.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.0%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade6419.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade73215.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places216.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Nursing care facilities skilled nursing1723.7% of county employees



Wayne County Georgia

Total Businesses5220.2% of state total
Total Employment5,5770.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$76173.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade10520.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing1,20821.7% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places407.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Offices of physicians2424.3% of county employees



Webster County Georgia

Total Businesses280.0% of state total
Total Employment3450.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$83379.9% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade725.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade6318.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Unclassified27.1% of county businesses
Most Employees Unclassified20.6% of county employees



Wheeler County Georgia

Total Businesses640.0% of state total
Total Employment8170.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64361.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate6.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Agriculture and forestry1523.4% of county businesses
Most Employees Agriculture and forestry11914.6% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Logging1421.9% of county businesses
Most Employees General merchandise stores including warehouse clubs and supercenters334.0% of county employees



White County Georgia

Total Businesses6210.2% of state total
Total Employment7,3650.2% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$58456.0% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate3.2%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade11518.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Accommodation and food services1,42019.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places569.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places96513.1% of county employees



Whitfield County Georgia

Total Businesses2,1660.8% of state total
Total Employment50,0531.3% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$85381.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate5.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade40018.5% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing20,91941.8% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places1426.6% of county businesses
Most Employees Fiber yarn and thread mills3,6987.4% of county employees



Wilcox County Georgia

Total Businesses830.0% of state total
Total Employment5500.0% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$54952.6% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.7%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2125.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Transport and warehousing20336.9% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Unclassified44.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Farm product warehousing and storage18233.1% of county employees



Wilkes County Georgia

Total Businesses2070.1% of state total
Total Employment2,1870.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$63861.2% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.9%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4320.8% of county businesses
Most Employees Manufacturing61628.2% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places136.3% of county businesses
Most Employees Site preparation contractors954.3% of county employees



Wilkinson County Georgia

Total Businesses1340.0% of state total
Total Employment2,9700.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$83980.4% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade2115.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Mining and oil extraction1,02034.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Sand gravel clay and refractory mining96.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Gasoline stations with convenience stores571.9% of county employees



Worth County Georgia

Total Businesses2620.1% of state total
Total Employment2,2710.1% of state total
Average Weekly Wage$64561.8% of state avg wage
County Unemployment Rate4.3%

Top Sector
Most Businesses Retail trade4918.7% of county businesses
Most Employees Retail trade50622.3% of county employees

Top Industry
Most Businesses Restaurants and other eating places135.0% of county businesses
Most Employees Restaurants and other eating places1536.7% of county employees






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