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 25,426 over the last 5 years and is projected to grow by 27,260 over the next 5 years.
Jobs grew by 9,937 over the last 5 years and are projected to grow by 12,543 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||32,978||34,224||2,428,087,844|
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services||22,192||15,931||2,141,264,519|
|Accommodation and Food Services||21,494||19,914||696,627,362|
|Other Services (except Public Administration)||13,507||13,753||582,486,797|
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services||10,214||17,773||1,326,817,815|
|Transportation and Warehousing||6,132||10,497||537,888,942|
|Finance and Insurance||4,391||11,034||947,421,858|
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation||3,493||3,973||191,754,445|
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing||2,916||4,529||538,160,664|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting||2,406||3,220||136,345,976|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises||532||3,852||64,975,451|
|Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction||423||975||81,374,669|