DATA: Find out about Leander workforce info, popular industries

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


PERCENT EMPLOYED


Of the population over the age of 16, 76.5% are in the labor force and 72.7% are employed.





COMMUTING


92.7% of workers commute to their jobs.

Of those commuters, 9.8% carpool and 0.9% take public transportation.

The average travel time to work is 30.4 minutes.





TOP 5 INDUSTRIES



  1. Educational services, and health care and social assistance – 22.4%

  2. Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste – 13.8%

  3. Retail trade – 12.4%

  4. Manufacturing – 8.6%

  5. Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental leasing – 8.2%




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