Current Unemployment Rate

Below is a historical unemployment map that shows Montgomery County as well as the surrounding regions available workforce.  You will see that this area has the highest unemployment in the State of Kansas, which means that we have the capacity to meet your businesses need for a trained, ready to work employee.   Montgomery County's median wage is $14.74 or $30,666. 

Employment numbers are improving.  Our labor force is starting to grow, our number of employed residents is growing, and the unemployment number has decreased from this time last year.  It's a good time to open a business in Montgomery County!