The local economy is in growth mode, yet still in a space where labor, housing and land are all a value compared to similar and larger markets.
Population grew by 24,232 over the last 5 years and is projected to grow by 27,009 over the next 5 years.
Jobs grew by 7,376 over the last 5 years and are projected to grow by 12,894 over the next 5 years.
Median household income is $9.6K below the national median household income of $62.8K.
Augusta's Largest Industries
|Industry||2020 Jobs||National Average in 2020 Jobs||2020 GRP|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||32,594||34,084||$2,464,205,571|
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services||22,058||15,761||$2,170,054,672|
|Accommodation and Food Services||20,903||18,764||$688,083,947|
|Other Services (except Public Administration)||13,447||13,552||$589,795,096|
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services||10,427||17,784||$1,381,248,035|
|Transportation and Warehousing||6,153||10,599||$551,768,391|
|Finance and Insurance||4,151||11,077||$930,841,591|
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation||3,294||3,698||$193,923,641|
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing||2,896||4,478||$544,149,132|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting||2,346||3,223||$130,324,004|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises||464||3,824||$64,427,560|
|Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction||421||914||$82,498,854|