DATA: Learn about Cedar Park's workforce and industries

Numbers released by the U.S. Census Bureau in December reveal a glimpse into the commutes, occupations and industries of those working in Cedar Park.


PERCENT EMPLOYED


Of the population over the age of 16, 72% are in the labor force and 69.2% are employed.





COMMUTING


91.3% of workers commute to their jobs.

Of those commuters, 8.3% carpool and 0.7% take public transportation.

The average travel time to work is 27.4 minutes.





TOP 5 INDUSTRIES



  1. Educational services, and health care and social assistance – 20.6%

  2. Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste – 18.5%

  3. Retail trade – 12.6%

  4. Manufacturing – 9.6%

  5. Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental leasing – 9.1%




By Abby Bora
Abby Bora started at Community Impact Newspaper in May 2017. After working as a reporter, she became editor of the Cedar Park-Leander edition in October 2018. She covers Leander ISD and city government. Bora graduated from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, R.I. with a bachelor’s degree in media and communications studies.


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