Employment Statistics

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

December 2018 

December 2018 Local Labor Supply

Unemployment Rates


  • Virginia Unemployment Rate (December 2018) - 2.6%
  • United States Unemployment Rate (December 2018) - 3.7%
  • Lynchburg Metropolitan Statistical Area (December 2018) - 2.8%

Annual Unemployment Rate Charts


Historical Campbell County Employment Data - December 2017 - December 2018
Month Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate %
 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
 April 18  26,580  25,750   830  3.1
 March 18  26,518  25,518  1,000  3.8
 February 18  26,380  25,380  1,000  3.8
 January 18  25,992
 24,856  1,136  4.4
 December 17  26,010  25,034  976  3.8
Unemployment Rates are not seasonally adjusted.

Source: Virginia Workforce Connection
2018 Unemployment Rates