Employment Statistics

The U.S. Census Bureau reports Campbell County's 2017 estimated population as 55,010.

May 2019 

May 2019 Local Labor Supply

Unemployment Rates


  • Virginia Unemployment Rate (May 2019) - 3.0%
  • United States Unemployment Rate (May 2019) - 3.6%
  • Lynchburg Metropolitan Statistical Area (May 2019) - 3.4%

Annual Unemployment Rate Charts


Historical Campbell County Employment Data - May 2018 - May 2019
Month Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate %
 May 19  26,394  25,544  850  3.2
 April 19  26,243  25,514  729  2.8
 March 19  26,363  25,464  899  3.4
 February 19  26,314  25,396  918  3.5
 January 19  25,956  25,071  885  3.4
 December 18  26,430  25,705  725  2.7
 November 18   26,544  25,773  771  2.9
 October 18  26,460  25,670  790  3.0
 September 18  26,277  25,500  777  3.0
 August 18  26,561  25,659  902  3.4
 July 18  26,614  25,737  877  3.3
 June 18  26,670  25,668  1,002  3.8
 May 18  26,549  25,676  873  3.3
Unemployment Rates are not seasonally adjusted.

Source: Virginia Workforce Connection
2019 Unemployment Rate Jan-May